Just a Beginning

"Just A Beginning" follows a nursery school class for a period of two years. But this is a very unusual class as the children, aged three to five study... philosophy! Seated in a circle around a ritually lit candle, the children, in a fresh, funny and sometimes merciless manner, approach the universal subjects of love, power, difference, growing up, death etc. Little by little the philosophy workshop becomes a privileged moment where each child reflects on the words of the other, learns how to listen and to build a discourse. From now on they will be able to think for themselves! With their emotions, their unusual expressions and their contradictions, the children of this nursery school deliver a single testimony on an innovative experiment. "Just A Beginning" is the fabulous true story of a school with an eye on the future.

Grosses

Spain
$82,066
Domestic (-)
Summary Details
Distributor
Runtime1 hr 37 min
Opening Weekend$8,077
6 theaters
GenresDocumentary
Release DateSep 7, 2012
Widest Release9 theaters
In Release116 days/16 weeks
DateRankWeekend %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeekend
Sep 7-930$8,077-6-$1,346$8,0771
Sep 14-1629$9,964+23.4%9+3$1,107$24,6512
Sep 21-2336$6,449-35.3%8-1$806$38,4403
Sep 28-3040$5,492-14.8%8-$686$50,1294
Oct 5-743$3,326-39.4%5-3$665$58,3495
Oct 12-1438$5,802+74.4%5-$1,160$67,0436
Oct 19-2143$2,268-60.9%3-2$756$71,5807
Oct 26-2843$2,465+8.7%3-$821$75,3568
Nov 2-444$1,864-24.4%3-$621$79,4189
Nov 9-1148$1,165-37.5%2-1$582$81,36510
Nov 16-1855$249-78.6%2-$124$82,06611
We’ve updated Box Office Mojo to showcase our most popular features, provide you with a more intuitive interface, and optimize it for mobile devices. We invite you to explore the new site.
Can't find what you're looking for? Click the "help" link at the bottom of the page.