November 26
  • Football is a whole skill to itself. A whole world. A whole universe to itself.

    Me love it because you have to be skillful to play it! Freedom! Football is freedom.

    Bob Marley


    2015 films


    Les Québécois

    Les Québécois, it’s the first national soccer team to represent Québec in international matches. It has participated in the Tournoi des peuples et des cultures in Marseille (France) in June 2013. Les Québécois have been discretely spied on by Renaud Lefebvre, the “player-documentarist” on the Selection. This documentary is a walk throughout the backstage of […]


    Vice: D10S

    For a lot of fans, soccer is religion. To Hernan and Alejandro Veron, Argentine player Diego Maradona is the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. As founders of the Church of Maradona, Alejandro and Hernan have reinvented the idea of a fan club, creating instead a full-fledged religion around their idol. VICE paid a visit to […]


    The Match

    Worldwide Premiere

    A football match between the English Bulldogs and Les Coqs Français takes silly twists & turns but all come together over a beverage and a common love for the game. Plays prior to screenings.


    The Two Escobars

    Canadian Premiere

    Pablo Escobar was the richest, most powerful drug kingpin in the world, ruling the Medelli­n Cartel with an iron fist. Andres Escobar was the biggest soccer star in Colombia. The two were not related, but their fates were inextricably – and fatally – intertwined. Pablo’s drug money had turned Andres’ national team into South American […]

    Football s Most Dangerous Rivalry-VICE

    Vice: Football’s most dangerous rivalry

    The rivalry between Glasgow’s “Old Firm” sides is the most famous in world football. It’s the game’s flagship loathing, proof of the power of the sport to inspire profound levels of tribal loyalty and a near-Pavlovian revulsion at anything to do with a rival. We examine the situation and try to get a handle on […]


    Un vrai sport de Gonzesse

    North American Premiere

    “A REAL SPORT FOR CHICKS” tells the story of women football and feminine emancipation from the origins of the sport until today. The movie retraces the history of feminine football in France from the origins to the last victories of 2012. Through crossed portraits embodied by teams of amateurs, students and professionals, the movie will […]


    Les Rayures du Zèbre

    Canada Premiere

    José is a soccer player agent. His specializes in scouting promising African players. When he discovers Yaya, he’s convinced that he’s hit the jackpot. So he takes him to Belgium to make him a champion. But nothing happens as planned…


    Les Yeux dans les Bleus

    Canal + had the privilege to experience and to share the daily life of the France national team during more than two months, from the training of the Bleus in Tignes until the night of July 12, the day of the World Cup final. Les Yeux dans les Bleus depicts the daily life of the […]


    Das Wunder von Bern

    In 1954, Richard returns to his German hometown after seven years as a prisoner of war. The years have taken their toll, and he fails to relate to his family — particularly his soccer-loving son, Matthias. Meanwhile, a journalist and his wife head to Bern, Switzerland, to write about the World Cup. The stories of […]


    Keane & Vieira: Best of Enemies

    North American Premiere

    Roy Keane and Patrick Vieira’s explosive rivalry defined one of the most compelling eras of the Premier League when Arsenal and Manchester United vied for the top honours. This documentary brings these two iconic figures face-to-face before the cameras to tell each other exactly how they saw it at the time and how they feel […]


    The Hooligan Factory

    Football Film Festival Global Premiere

    Danny wants something more. Expelled from school and living in his grandfathers flat, he longs to live up to the image of his estranged father Danny Senior. Sent to prison for force feeding a judge his own ‘syrup’ Danny Senior was a legend and Danny is looking for a way to emulate his father’s achievements […]


    Foot et Immigration: 100 ans d’histoire commune

    North American Premiere

    Football is both a place, a crystallisation of the passion for sport and a witness of identity-based fantasies. It’s also an interesting and relevant field to discuss migration issues. From the 1930s to today, football, notably via the composition of the France national team, is a reflection of the plurality of the French population. Raymond […]


    The Class of ’92

    North Amercian Premiere, non theatrical release

    The Class of ’92 is a cinematic nostalgic documentary feature that tells one of the most amazing sports and cultural stories of our era: the meteoric rise of six friends who played together in the Manchester United youth team and went all the way to winning the European Cup together. From their early beginnings under […]


    Bend it Like Beckham


    Jess Bhamra, the daughter of a strict Indian couple in London, is not permitted to play organized soccer, even though she is 18. When Jess is playing for fun one day, her impressive skills are seen by Jules Paxton, who then convinces Jess to play for her semi-pro team. Jess uses elaborate excuses to hide […]

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