The 4th Annual Kicking + Screening (K+S) Film Festival will get underway in New York on Wednesday will a full slate of football related films. Below’s a quick look at the full lineup. All films will screen at Tribeca Cinemas in downtown Manhattan, just blocks away from the Crap Part of SoHo. All films start at 7:30pm ET.
- Wednesday, June 27
Rivals: Celtic vs. Rangers (UK) | El Clásico: More than a Game (USA)Double feature revealing the passion, the hatred, and the joy of twoof the world’s biggest club rivalries, Glasgow’s Old Firm derby andthe star-studded struggle between Real Madrid-Barcelona.Gringos at the Gate (USA)Why US vs. Mexico has become the most fiery and socially significant clash in international soccer.
- Thursday, June 28
1:1 Thierry Henry (USA)An intimate portrayal of French star Thierry Henry and his high-profile move to the New York Red Bulls.
- Friday, June 29
The Four-Year Plan (UK)Queens Park Rangers have new billionaire owners and a mandate to reach the English Premier League in four years. So what’s the plan?
- Saturday, June 30
The Last Proletarians of Football (Sweden)How Sven-Göran Eriksson and IFK Göteborg’s semi-pro squad won the 1982 UEFA Cup.For tickets and more information, visit: http://www.kickingandscreening.com/