„En la boca“ wins shortkicks Award

Wednesday, 04 April 2018

The 11mm shortkicks ceremony was emceed by journalist and anchor Inka Blumensaat. Seven short films from six different countries where screened at the 11mm shortkicks Gala: Boca de fogo from Brazil, Crack and Einstein-Rosen from Spain, Garrincha from Canada, Maracanazo from Argentina and Prima dell'ultima from Italy.

The prize for the best football short film of the year went to “En la boca”, about the Molina family who live in Buenos Aires in the shadow of the legendary Boca Juniors stadium.

Making up the jury were current players Mitchell Weiser (Hertha BSC) and Babett Peter (VfL Wolfsburg), Bernd Buder from the Cottbus Film Festival, journalist Alina Schwermer, actors Selda Kaya and Sönke Möhring, and former Germany international Bernard Dietz.