And who says black films don’t travel… *wink*
Jumping The Broom will open in theaters in the UK this Friday, June 10th, so all our wonderful readers across the pond will be able to see the film for themselves, after likely feeling somewhat left out of all the discussion we’ve had about the film on this site, and across the black blogosphere.
And after you do see it, I’d love to read your reactions to the film, so don’t be shy. Head on back here and give us the goods.
The film has made over $36 million to date, after 5 weeks in theaters. Not bad at all, given its relatively tiny budget. Depending on what was spent on marketing, I think it’s safe to say that the film is a commercial success. And it’s not even on DVD/VOD/Blu-ray yet.
And if you missed it, I had a 45-minute chat with Tracey Edmonds of Our Stories Films Inc, the production house behind the film, about 2 weeks ago. If you missed that conversation, listen to it below: