Champions | Campeones
Comedy | Drama | (Closing session at Projector X: Picturehouse, Dhoby Ghaut)
DIRECTOR: Javier Fesser
CAST: Javier Gutiérrez, Athenea Mata, Juan Margallo, José de Luna, Sergio Olmo, Jesús Vidal, Gloria Ramos, Alberto Nieto Fernández
31 May 2023
This compelling Spanish film tells the story of a professional basketball coach who is sentenced to community service and must coach a basketball team made up of people with intellectual disabilities. As the coach interacts with the players, he learns to respect their limitations and discover their strengths. Together, the team overcomes social barriers and manages to triumph in the Spanish adapted basketball championship. Campeones addresses issues of human rights, social inclusion, self-improvement and shows us the importance of teamwork.
3 Goya Awards (2019) & 1 Feroz Award (2019)
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