Trailerama: Pelada

Just in time for the World Cup comes this celebration of soccer’s global appeal. The team of Luke Boughen and Rebekah Fergusson have travelled as far afield as Ghana, Uruguay and Iran to look at the grassroots of kick-about. That means kids who use twine to manufacture their own balls and games played during downtime at the factory. The trailer’s triumphalist tone implies that the filmmakers are holding out for a Nike sponsorship, but it’s hard to restrain a smile at the urge to convert any flat surface into a playing field.

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  1. The Great SXSW 2010 Preview Dump: Documentary Features Competition « SquallyShowers Says:

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