THE ANDERSON MONARCHS
76 Min | USA | 2013 | English
Directed by Eugene Martin
The Anderson Monarchs tells the story of an all-girls soccer team in an at-risk urban neighborhood in Philadelphia. Focused on two girls, Jlon, age 11, and Kahlaa, age 10, the documentary follows the girls' growth as soccer players and people, celebrating the rights of young women and the community they are building for themselves as talented athletes, emerging scholars, and leaders. Their remarkable story brings them to a place they only ever imagined in their dreams.
Contact us for information on booking any of our films
FC Rosengård is one of the world's top women’s clubs. But that doesn’t mean everything is easy. This timely documentary explores the inherent struggles of women’s football, following the team through a dramatic year of triumph and loss. Led by new sporting director Therese Sjögran and Brazilian star Marta, the club fights every day to lift the women’s game. Can they win?
This film captures how Sergio Vatta employed his poetic idea and strong focus on the personal and social aspects of the players of the Torino FC youth team and the Italian Youth National teams. While there, he developed such players as Dino Baggio and Diego Fuser, and coached the likes of Gianluigi Buffon and Francesco Totti.
The extraordinary insightful filmed story of an often over-looked youth subculture that swept across cities like Liverpool, Manchester and London when notorious football firms stole expensive designer sportswear from the countries they visited.