Apple has revealed the trailer and poster for Beastie Boys Story, the documentary coming to Apple TV+ on April 24th and select IMAX theaters on April 3rd.
The nonfiction film comes from GRAMMY Award-winning Beastie Boys members Mike Diamond and Adam Horovitz and Academy Award-winning director Spike Jonze.
Mike 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.
The film is set to premiere on the heels of the 26th anniversary of the release of band’s No. 1 charting 1994 album, Ill Communication, and reunites Beastie Boys with director Spike Jonze over 25 years after directing the music video for the album’s immortal hit single, “Sabotage.”
The documentary is produced by GRAMMY Award winner Jason Baum, Amanda Adelson, alongside director and writer Spike Jonze.
The executive producers are Mike Diamond, Adam Horovitz, Dechen Wangdu-Yauch, John Silva, John Cutcliffe, Peter Smith, Thomas Benski, Dan Bowen, Sam Bridger, Michele Anthony, David Blackman and Ashley Newton.
The project grew out of Adam’s and Mike’s collaboration on their bestselling Beastie Boys Book.
The film is produced for Apple by Fresh Bread and Pulse Films in association with Polygram Entertainment.
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