GOODBYE STARBUCKS, HELLO THE CAPITOL OF AMERICA
hello DC and also hello Boston! (plus some new places in the San Francisco area, too!)
That's where we're opening this weekend.
We're opening in so many more the weekend... Read more
Hi guys. Just a quick note to say hello and that I will soon(ish) be getting on to your rewards. I am on the road for the next month, promoting... Read more
Hey guys! Great news, thanks to you guys we are now opening the film MORE cities! So far the places we can confirm are:
AUSTIN April 6 Regal Arbor 8... Read more
Hey guys, I’m in San Francisco. It’s wet. Wet. It’s wet.
This place is so wet it feels like I’m back in Wellington. But it’s also beautiful like Wellington; the fog and bridges and rain and steep streets and did I... Read more
Was opening weekend in LA amazing? Why yes, yes it was.
BOY was the #1 film in Santa Monica last weekend - we even beat out The Artist! (Sorry Uggie & you, too, Jean DuJardin - you rascal you - you're... Read more
BOY opens today in LA!
Boy the movie's big day has arrived (again) - only California style. It's opening day in Los Angeles! BOY got a GREAT review in PASTE MAGAZINE, was the TOP... Read more
BOY OPENS IN LA TOMORROW!
So you can keep tracking that red line all across the map of America...BOY is now going to Los Angeles! The City Of Angels is now the City of... Read more
AMAZING OPENING WEEKEND IN NYC (no really)
Hi everyone! Team Taika here. This past opening weekend in NYC really blew our minds.
BOY the movie had the highest per screen average ticket sales of ANY INDEPENDENT FILM! The... Read more
BOY ON THE BIG SCREEN - today! March 2nd!
Today's the day. Boy the Movie is opening in theaters in NYC - and in the USA!
We were a NYT critic's pick (!)
(we also JUST saw that we're... Read more
ONLY 17 HOURS TO GO!!
Tough to bid adieu to such an outstanding campaign, but all good things must come to an end. This is it, BOY-friends... last chance to tell all your friends to... Read more
THE FINAL COUNTDOWN - so fired up right now
Things are really happening - we've had a ton of pre-screenings, a Michael Jackson dance party (and a screening beforehand that was almost a fire-hazard it was so full), and... Read more
AMERICA + BOY = YOU x TICKET SALES
Straight from the place where BOY is opening THIS FRIDAY--- the steps of the Angelika Film Center in NYC - I'm yelling at strangers on the street... Read more
Attention NYC - FREE screening of BOY + MJ Dance Party tomorrow at 8pm...come celebrate with us!
Brooklyn Vegan and the Knitting Factory in Williamsburg Brooklyn are hosting a FREE screening of Boy the Movie TOMORROW at 8pm! RSVP NOW!
The free pre-release screening is followed by... Read more
WORKING ON YOUR POSTERS... MORE GIFTS FOR YOU = MORE CITIES FOR BOY
MARCH 2 MARCH 2 MARCH 2 MARCH 2 MARCH 2 MARCH 2 MARCH 2
Kickstarter (aka YOU!) is really SHOWING that self-distribution is possible,... Read more
All the pieces are in place and we're going to go crazy for the last big push. Self-distribution is definitely harder but it feels WAY better to be doing it... Read more
Well, it's been an incredible day! We are 2/3 of the way there with our biggest day yet. It certainly helped that people have been talking, tweeting, and tooting about... Read more
We've really made it - SO FAR
Thanks to everyone who has helped - every single dollar counts. Especially in multiple denominations! ;) I'm back in NYC now, getting this city ready for our opening on March... Read more
takin' it to the streets
Taika must've been busy with that empty coffee cup today.
'Keep on keepin on' - @TaikaWaititi
But what do the Kiwis think?
Hey guys, check out this ad with real New Zealanders talking about the movie Bowling For Columbine and how funny it is.
No wait, wrong movie. Anyway, it's got hilarious... Read more
Behind the scenes video from TeamTaika!
Hey all! Ahem...KIA ORA!
TeamTaika here - we'll be posting here and there with our behind the scenes footage and other fun stuff to share with ya to really have... Read more
Millionaires and Donuts
Hi guys. Thanks for the donations so far! I'm in Berlin, the city where Hitler met his end in the Spring of 1945, where Kennedy made his famous donut speech... Read more
Generous givers! You guys are blowing my effing mind.
I'm sitting here in a shitty cafe looking at the Kickstarter BOY page and can't believe how many people want to support this film. It's truly humbling. I thought everyone... Read more
Smurfs! We are doing really well ....
but, obviously not there yet. I just had an amazing screening for a friend's charity to raise money for Ethiopian film makers to attend workshops and festivals in France. The... Read more
Thank you, Smurfs!
This is a quick message to say "Thank You", or "Kia Ora", for your kind and generous donation to my kickstarter thingy. It's had a great start so I'm... Read more