‘Batkid’ Documentary Campaign Reaches Halfway Point, Trailer Launches

Filmmaker Dana Nachman has raised nearly $50,000 — about half of what’s she’s seeking — to finish the official Batkid documentary,Batkid Begins.”

The film follows 5-year-old Miles Scott, a leukemia survivor who asked the Make-A-Wish Foundation last November to be transformed into Batkid for a day in San Francisco. The official trailer for “Batkid Begins” was launched Monday:

The event drew 25,000 people to the streets to cheer Batkid on and was seen by nearly 2 billion people across 117 countries. Ben Affleck and Christian Bale weighed in, calling Scott “the best Batman ever.” 

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