The quebec cinema has experienced a good year in 2017

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The film “De père en flic 2” has managed to carve out a place in the top 20 in the agency’s annual Cinéac in 2017.

The quebec film industry has had the wind in the sails in 2017, its market share being passed from 5.1 to 11.2 %, announced on Tuesday that the agency Cinéac.

 

For what is the gross income, the quebec’s cinematic past 8 836 934 – $ 2016 20 260 672 $ in 2017, underlines Cinéac.

 

The box-office global cinemas of Quebec has experienced an increase of 4.4 %, from 173 780 926 $ 2016 181 539 351 $ in 2017.

 

Three quebec films have managed to cross the million mark in 2017, De père en flic 2, Bon Cop, Bad Cop 2 and major Junior. De père en flic 2 and Good Cop, Bad Cop 2 have even managed to carve out a place in the top 20 annual of the agency, dominated as usual by american movies.

 

Performance american decline

 

The performance of the american cinema, however, is in decline in Quebec, its market share grew from 88.4 79.3.

 

This is the movie Beauty and the Beast (beauty and The beast), who obtained the recipes the most important at the box office, with 6 737 113 $. It is followed by de père en flic 2, with 6 624 488 $, and Star Wars : The Last Jedi (Star Wars : the last Jedi) 6 264 621 $. Some films, such as Star Wars, however, are always on show, so that their ranking does not reflect their revenues finals.

 

The Association of owners of cinemas of Quebec (APCQ) welcomed the ” very good performance of several quebec films “, which has allowed him to meet ” an excellent year “.

 

“We find the market share of quebec cinema had not experienced since 2009,” said the APCQ by press release.

 

“Quebec is probably the only region in North America to see an increase in income, and assistance for cinemas in 2017. “

The top 10 québec films in 2017*

1. De père en flic 2, 6 624 488 $

2. Good Cop, Bad Cop, 2, 5 656 992 $

3. Major Junior, 1 822 734 $

4. Barefoot in the dawn, 836 281 $

5. It is the heart that dies last, 810 126 $

6. The trip to three, 680 432 $

7. The kings, the mongols, 594 704 $

8. It smells the cup, 445 189 $

9. Nelly, 309 566 $

10. The problem of infiltration, 239 794 $

* Revenues final for some titles still on the bill will be higher at the end of their operating in 2018.

Source : Cinéac

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