It's 1984, and Michael Jackson is king-even in Waihau Bay, New Zealand. Here we meet Boy, an 11-year-old who lives on a farm with his gran, a goat, and his younger brother, Rocky (who thinks he has magic powers). Shortly after Gran leaves for a week, Boy's father, Alamein, appears out of the blue. Having imagined a heroic version of his father during his absence, Boy comes face to face with the real version-an incompetent hoodlum who has returned to find a bag of money he buried years before. This is where the goat enters.
- Taika Waititi.....Director
- James Rolleston.....Boy
- Te Aho Aho Eketone-Whitu.....Rocky
- Taika Waititi.....Alamein
- Moerangi Tihore.....Dynasty
- Cherilee Martin.....Kelly
- RickyLee Waipuka-Russell.....Chardonnay