Let My People Go! Poster

Release Date: January 11th, 2013

DVD Release Date: June 18th, 2013

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 25 min

Plot Summary
After breaking up with his Finnish lover, a French Jew (Nicolas Maury) returns home to Paris and the arms of his dysfunctional family right before Passover.

Cast: Nicolas Maury, Carmen Maura, Jean-François Stévenin, Amira Casar, Clément Sibony, Jarkko Niemi, Jean-Luc Bideau, Aurore Clément

Director: Mikael Buch

Genres: Comedy

Distributors: Zeitgeist

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  • You don’t have to be Jewish to love borscht belt humor, or gay to love camp, or French to love farce. But when all three are thrown into a blender with a dollop of generic family dysfunction, as is the case in Let My People Go!, oy vey doesn’t begin to address the result. show more

  • Among gay Jewish French postman movies, Let My People Go! may be a Hall of Fame entry, but alas, by any other standard this would-be sex comedy is a dismal failure. show more

  • Without a consistent stylistic playfulness to match the histrionic scenarios, the action often feels just plain silly. show more

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