• Let My People Go! (2013)

Let My People Go!

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

Ratings & Reviews

  • 25
    Kyle SmithNew York Post

    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

  • 50
    Loren KingBoston Globe

    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

  • 50
    Diego SemereneSlant Magazine

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

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