A Canadian Premiere – Screening at Docfest 2023!
A heartwarming film about friendship, ambitions, victories, and losses. The Norway Cup is the world’s largest soccer tournament for youth attracting participants from around the world.
The film follows five teenagers from different countries and diverse backgrounds, all with the same dream. Everyone has trained hard and traveled far to compete, but they will learn that not all of the excitement to be had and the challenges they face will be on the pitch.
Awards and Nominations
Kristiansand International Children’s Film Festival, Norway 2021 – World Premiere
Zlín Film Festival, Czech Republic 2021 – ECFA Award for Best European Documentary Film for Young Audience
Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People, Greece, 2021 – Best Feature Documentary Award (of the Children’s Juries)
Children’s Film Festival Seattle, USA 2022 – Iron Giants Youth Jury Award: Best Feature Film, Competition (feature category)
Norwegian, English, Chinese, Portuguese, Arabic (English subtitles)
2021, 90 min