SPORT LOVERS

Films with values that inspire and fuel the desire to practice sport … and have fun!. With the support of the Ministry of Education.

Cinecittà On Wheels

Dir. Inti Carboni / Italy / 6’ 03’’

A skateboarding journey through the Cinecittà film studios in Rome.

Festivals: BCN Sports Film; Canada Kids Film Festival; Hincha Film Festival, Ciudad de México; Roma Web Fest; Berlin Fashion Film Festival; Onde Nostre- Skate & Surf Film Festival.

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Dir. Amélie Graffet, Cyril Flous, Charlotte Da-Ros, Roxane Martinez, David Jurine, Juliette Coutellier / France/ 7’ 05’’

During the 1914 Tour de France, the national champion was leading on his own, but…

Festivals: Festival int. du court-métrage de Clermont-Ferrand; Festival int. du Film d’Animation d’Annecy; Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival.

Harald

Dir. Moritz Schneider / Germany / 6’ 35’’

Harald is a wrestler and the apple of his ambitious mother’s eye. But his true passion is flowers…

Festivals: Filmets – Badalona Film Festival; Toronto Animation Arts Festival International; BCN Sports Film; Hong Kong International Film Festival; Glasgow Short Film Festival; Big Cartoon Festival Moscow.

The Boy who Learned to Fly

Dir. Limbert Fabian, Jake Wyatt / USA / 7’ 09’’

An animated look at the Olympian athlete, Usain Bolt, and his journey to becoming the fastest man in the world.

Festivals: New Orleans Film Festival; Cleveland Film Festival; Anima, Bruxelles; BCN Sports Film; Canadian Sports Film Festival; Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia.

Skatekeet

Dir. Edward Cook / Netherlands / 15’ 36’’

In this documentary we meet Keet, a 10-year-old girl skater whose skill on the board make her stand out in a predominantly male environment.

Festivals: Berlin International Film Festival; IDFA, Amsterdam; Docs NYC; Indielisboa; Short Shorts Film Festival, Japan; Paris Surf & Skateboard Festival; BCN Sports Film.

Ajde!

Dir. Zuzanna Szyszak / Poland and UK / 5’ 34’’

The story of a little boy from Serbia who had a dream: become the best tennis player in the world and to win at Wimbledon whatever the cost. An animated tribute to Novak Djokovic.

Festivals: Sport Film Festival, Palermo; BCN Sports Film.

I M Possible

Dir. Prasad Narse / USA / 4’ 33’’

Christopher has spent a year in a wheelchair after a serious accident. He’s back on the court determined to keep on playing basketball with a paralysed leg.

Festivals: Los Angeles International Underground Film Festival; The Short Film Awards, New York; BCN Sports Film; Mumbai International Film Festival.