Talking bout Big Boys!* Listen to the panel discussion after the screening of the film at West End Cinema, Monday night, November 26 here.
journalist and PR expert, interviewed in the film.
Senior Counsel at Arnold & Porter
Diana Jean Schemo,
executive editor 100 Reporters
Big Boys Gone Bananas!* first US broadcast on December 1.
20 million americans can watch the movie on DirecTV AUDIENCE Network™.
The show also includes an exclusive interview with director Fredrik Gertten.
12/1/12: DirecTV initial airdate @9:00pm PST
12/2/12: DirecTV Broadcast @12:00am PST
12/2/12: DirecTV Broadcast @3:00pm PST
12/2/12: DirecTV Broadcast @6:00pm PST
12/3/12: DirecTV Broadcast @4:00pm PST
12/5/12: DirecTV Broadcast @3:00pm PST
12/8/12: DirecTV Broadcast @1:00pm PST
12/9/12: DirecTV Broadcast @12:30pm PST
The film already screened in San Francisco and Seattle in the series. Today it continues around the US. Filmmaker Alex Gibney presents the film and a special interview with Fredrik Gertten.
In Washington DC 100 Reporters organize a panel with Ken Silverstein, journalist and PR expert, interviewed in the film. Theodore Frank, Senior Counsel at Arnold & Porter and Diana Jean Schemo, executive editor 100 Reporters:
Screening w/ Panel at West End, DC @7:30pm local time
More screenings November 26:
Screening at Zeitgeist, New Orleans @7:30pm local time
Screening at Indiescreen, Brooklyn, New York @7:00pm local time
Screening at Vidiots, Santa Monica, California @7:30pm local time
Screening at Pickford, Bellingham, WA @4:30pm
Screening at Studio Movie Grille, Dallas, Texas @7:30pm local time
December 14th (one week only)
NYC Premiere at Cinema Village
One year after the world premiere at IDFA, Amsterdam, BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!* goes on tour in the Netherlands. Movies that matter organize a one month tour to fifteen cities with start Sunday the 4th of November.
Sunday 4 Nov 15.30 hrs Verkadefabriek, Den Bosch
Monday 5 Nov 19.00 hrs LHC, Utrecht
Tuesday 6 Nov 20.00 hrs Filmtheater Hilversum
Wednesday 7 Nov 20.00 hrs Provadja, Alkmaar
Thursday 8 Nov 19.30 hrs Lumen, Delft
Thursday 8 Nov 21.05 hrs De Lieve Vrouw, Amersfoort
Monday 12 Nov 19.30 hrs Filmtheater Lumière, Maastricht
Monday 12 Nov 19.30 hrs Plaza Futura, Eindhoven
Tuesday 13 Nov 21.00 hrs Vera Zienema, Groningen
Wednesday 14 Nov 19.00 hrs Focus filmtheater, Arnhem
Wednesday 14 Nov 19.30 hrs Kriterion, Amsterdam
Wednesday 14 Nov 19.30 hrs Filmfoyer, Tilburg
Sunday 18 Nov 14.00 hrs Filmhuis Den Haag, The Hague
Monday 19 Nov 19.00 hrs Kijkhuis, Leiden
Tuesday 20 Nov 19.45 hrs Fraterhuis, Zwolle
For more info about the tour visit moviesthatmatter.nl
And don't forget you can always watch and purchase our movies online here:
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After the successful screenings at Nordisk Panorama 5 Cities Film Festival this weekend, BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!* is ready for national broadcast in Finland tonight (27/9). This will be the first screening on television since SVT (Swedish national television) in May. This morning the director Fredrik Gertten recived a snow dump of press clippings from Finnish newspapers announcing the big premiere. Take a look at this!
Just confirmed: BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!* will screen on Greenwich Picturehouse cinema starting this Friday! Sceening dates below. To buy tickets please visit www.picturehouses.co.uk.
Dates and times:
Fri 21 Sep 18:30, Sat 22 Sep 15:30, Sun 23 Sep 20:40, Mon 24 Sep 13:00, Tue 25 Sep 15:30, Wed 26 Sep 18:30, Thu 27 Sep 13:00.
From 1 of September to 31 of October you can watch BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!* on Air Canada. The genre of documentaries is growing stronger, now we hope other airlines will get inspired. Let's hope Scandinavian airlines will follow!
Last month a man who wishes to be anonymous, donated 100,000 SEK (around 11,500 EUR) to WG Film. He was very moved after watching BANANAS!* and BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!* and decided he wanted to help us in the making of new documentaries. A contribution that was moving, and needed! Why? Read proucer Margarete Jangård's interview about our financial situation.
If you would like to help financially, you can make a donation here on our website. If you don’t feel like donating, there is still a lot you can do. Go and see the film in cinemas, and bring your friends. Or tell your friends to buy a DVD, when they become available in your country. You can help us by spreading the word about us, tweet about us and tell friends and colleagues about us. There’s a lot you can do!
Big Boys Gone Bananas!* is hitting UK and Irish cinemas on September 21st and Fredrik Gertten will be coming over to the UK for the release. Dochouse will be hosting a special preview Q&A screening with Fredrik and Sven Hughes and chaired by Jen Robinson on Tuesday 18th September at 6.30pm at the Prince Charles Cinema in London. Book tickets here.
Cambridge Picturehouse will also be hosting a preview and Q&A with Fredrik on the 19th September as part of the Cambridge Film Festival. The film is presented by our UK disitributor Dogwoof, who also gave out previous film BANANAS!* in UK 2010. Read more below!
Now we sell both films BANANAS!* (2009) and BIG BOYS GONE BANANAS!* (2012) at a cheap package price in our webshop. Buy both films for 25 EUR in our webshop. If you order for more than 50 EUR you get the shipping for free! Take me to the webshop!