Very happy that The National will be a part of Bryce Dessner’s MusicNOW Festival, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary March 11 – 15 in Cincinnati. We’ll be performing on March 13th and the whole weekend is full of amazing artists. More info here.
Matt and Tom want to invite anyone in the Los Angeles area to a special screening of Mistaken For Strangers. The film will be playing at the Laemmle Music Hall for a week starting this Friday. Both Matt and Tom will be there in person after the 7:10pm and 9:30pm shows on Friday and Saturday to answer your questions and solve a few mysteries. Tickets are available here
Mistaken For Strangers LA Screenings Dec. 5-11
We’re very happy to announce that Mistaken for Strangers will be premiering in Russia this Thursday October 16th as a part of The Beat Film Festival. Over the next few weeks it will play in over 30 different Russian cities. Check here for a full list of screenings.
Mistaken For Strangers Comes to Russia!
Our song “Heavenfaced” is in the new trailer for The Theory of Everything. Check it out above.
THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Trailer
We’re very happy to announce that Mistaken for Strangers will be playing on Showtime throughout October. It premieres on Friday, October 3rd at 9pm EST/PST. For a full list of Showtime air dates and times visit their website.
Mistaken for Strangers Premiere on Showtime
Watch Zach Galifianakis and Ted Danson rehearse “Mistaken For Strangers: The Play”
We are very excited to let you know that the final show of the Trouble Will Find Me tour will be at The O2 in London on November 26th with Wild Beasts.
Pre-sale tickets will be available starting at 9am London time tomorrow, July 16th, here.
General on-sale begins 9am London time on Friday, July 18th, here.
We have played many special shows over the years, but we are certain that this will be one of our favorite nights. Hope you can be there too.
You can find remaining tour dates for this summer here. There are still tickets available for headline shows in some gorgeous venues in Italy, France, Croatia, Vienna and Switzerland or if you prefer festivals, we’ll be at Colours of Ostrava, Oya, Summer Well, Flow, Way Out West, Pukkelpop, Lowlands, Made in America, Riotfest, First City Festival, Ottawa Folk Festival, BIME and Boston Calling.
Final Trouble Will Find Me tour stop is at The O2 in London!
We are very excited that the UK & European release of Mistaken for Strangers is almost here! Here’s a country by country run down as we have a lot of information to share.
UK & Ireland:
On June 14th, theaters across the UK and Ireland will host a very special satellite uplink screening with Matt and Tom. The evening will start with a screening of Mistaken for Strangers. Following this special preview, Matt and Tom Berninger will take part in a Q&A. The event will take place in over 50 theaters, broadcast live from the Hackney Picturehouse in London and audiences at all theaters will be able to send questions for Matt and Tom. We hope that you will be able to join in what will surely be a great night. You can find participating theaters and booking information here. Mistaken for Strangers will start a regular run in theaters and become available on digital platforms on June 27th with a DVD release following on July 14th. You can purchase the DVD here.
Today, June 5th, marks the release of Mistaken for Strangers in Portugal. There are special screenings tonight in Lisbon at Nimas and in Oporto at Arrábida, both at 11 pm. You can also find the movie via VOD outlets. For more information go here.
The Netherlands, Belgium & Luxembourg:
On Monday, July 7th, Mistaken for Strangers has its Dutch premiere at The Paradiso in Amsterdam. Matt and Tom will be on hand for a Q&A. Tickets for this event go on sale on June 7th at the Paradiso’s website. The film opens in select theaters on July 10th – the cinema list can be found here. On July 15th, the film will be available on VOD and DVD in The Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.
For our German friends, Mistaken For Strangers will be released in cinemas across the country on July 10th. You can find theaters here and tickets can be booked directly with each theater. If you are in Berlin on July 9th, join Matt and Tom Berninger at Kino in der Kulturbrauerei for the German premiere!
Scandinavian screenings are coming together too. We’ll have more updates on theatrical, VOD and DVD soon, but here’s what we know so far:
19 June + 27 June – Verdensteatret, Tromsø, Norway.
20 June – DFI/Cinematheque, Copenhagen, Denmark
7 July – Kino, Lund, Sweden
7-9 August, Way Out West, Gothenburg, Sweden
Mistaken for Strangers will be released theatrically on July 24th. Additional information and a web link coming soon.
Polyfilm Verleih will be releasing Mistaken For Strangers theatrically on August 15th. We’ll have more information soon.