GLADIADORES

By Stavros TOFALOS

ADLER AND ASSOCIATES ENTERTAINMENT INC. - as SALES All rights, World

Documentary - Completed 2020

In Chile, a coach offers teenage boys a unique opportunity to learn American-style football. He struggles to balance teaching the unfamiliar game while fighting for recognition and funding from city officials who have no interest in the sport.

    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • Documentary, Social issues
    • Countries
    • CHILE
    • Languages
    • SPANISH-CHILEAN
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Stavros TOFALOS
    • Writer(s)
    • Stavros TOFALOS
    • Producer(s)
    • Stavros TOFALOS, Marie ADLER
    • Synopsis
    • In Chile, where European football (i.e., soccer) is the dominant sport, Coach Carlos Zuniga offers at-risk teenage boys a unique opportunity to learn and play American-style football. He struggles through a grueling season trying to balance teaching the unfamiliar game to his players while fighting for recognition and funding from city officials who have no interest in the sport.