This week's Friday Forecaster is writer, director, actor and comedian Taika Waititi. Taiki's new film "Boy" will be in select theaters today, March 2nd.
The year is 1984, and on the rural East Coast of New Zealand "Thriller" is changing kids' lives. Inspired by the Oscar nominated Two Cars, One Night, BOY is the hilarious and heartfelt coming-of-age tale about heroes, magic and Michael Jackson.
When Alamein returns home after 7 years away, Boy is forced to confront the man he thought he remembered, find his own potential and learn to get along without the hero he had been hoping for.
For more information, visit www.boythefilm.com and www.facebook.com/BoyTheMovie.