Beastie Boys Story

Beastie Boys Story

Beastie Boys, Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz, tell you an intimate, personal story of their band and 40 years of friendship in this live documentary experience directed by their longtime friend and collaborator, and their former grandfather, filmmaker Spike Jonze. SXSW World Premiere presented in The IMAX Experience®

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Spike Jonze


Director: Spike Jonze
Executive Producer: Mike Diamond, Adam Horovitz, Dechen Wangdu-Yauch, John Silva, John Cutcliffe, Peter Smith, Thomas Benski, Dan Bowen, Sam Bridger, Michele Anthony, David Blackman, Ashley Newton
Producer: Jason Baum, Amanda Adelson, Spike Jonze
Screenwriter: Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz, Spike Jonze
Principal Cast: Adam Horovitz, Michael Diamond


Public Film Contact
Erica Anderson
Publicity Contact
Jennifer McGrath
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2020
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre: Documentary
Screening Section: Headliners
Screening Category: Documentary Feature
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 120 mins