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.
Mistaken for Strangers in the UK & Europe (finally)!
We are happy to announce that Mistaken For Strangers will be released in cinemas across Germany on July 10th. All screening cinemas are listed here. Tickets can be purchased directly at the cinemas or on the cinemas’ websites. Check out the trailer for the film above.
Mistaken for Strangers To Be Released In Germany
Due to the ongoing political crisis in the region, we are sad to report that we have decided to cancel our shows in Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev this summer. Ticket refunds are available at the point of purchase. We remain hopeful of coming to play for you in the future and we sincerely hope this current instability resolves in a positive, democratic and peaceful way. Take care of yourselves and we hope to see you soon.
Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kiev Shows Canceled
We’re very excited that Mistaken for Strangers is released in many parts of the world today! You can visit the Mistaken For Strangers website to buy directly from us or you can purchase it on iTunes.
If you live in NYC, Columbus, Cincinnati, San Francisco, Portland, Phoenix, Dallas, Salt Lake City, Spokane, Philadelphia, Jacksonville, Nashville, Baltimore, Los Angeles, Chicago, Santa Fe, Minneapolis, Denver, Atlanta, Fairfield or Hartford CT, or Kansas City, you can see Mistaken for Strangers in a theater. You can find details on theaters showing the film on the Mistaken For Strangers website as well. Also look for Mistaken for Strangers on demand from your cable provider.
There are some countries where our local partners have asked for more time to plan for the release of Mistaken for Strangers, so please be a little patient if you live in one of these places. Here are release dates for countries where you aren’t able to buy the film today:
UK & Ireland – June 27th
Germany, Austria & Switzerland – July 10th
Scandinavia – August 6th for VOD, theatrical release beginning in June
Italy, France, Portugal and Benelux will also be sorted out very soon. We’ll send an update when those release dates have been set.
Mistaken for Strangers Out Now
We are incredibly excited to announce that we’ll be the musical guests on the March 8th episode of SNL. Tune in on Saturday March 8th at 11:30/10:30c
The National To Play SNL March 8th
In the spirit of Valentine’s Day we’d like to share the official music video for ‘I Need My Girl’ alongside announcing the winner of our covers contest. Our music video was directed by the wonderful Sophia Peer and you can watch it above.
The winner of the covers contest is Kai Keefe and you can watch his version ‘I Need My Girl’ here. Thanks to all who submitted!
OFFICIAL ‘I NEED MY GIRL’ VIDEO, COVERS CONTEST WINNER CHOSEN