GenreDocumentary, Sport ScreenplayDaniel Gordon Duration
Release date21 October 2002 CastDaniel Gordon, Kim Il-sung, Eusebio, Elizabeth II, Prince Philip - Duke of Edinburgh Similar moviesDaniel Gordon directed The Game of Their Lives and A State of Mind
The game of their lives documentary about the story of the greatest shock in world cup history
The Game of Their Lives (천리마 축구단) or "Chollima Chookgudan" is a 2002 documentary film directed by Daniel Gordon with Nicholas Bonner of Koryo Tours as an associate producer about the seven surviving members of the North Korea national football team who participated in the 1966 FIFA World Cup. Its victory over Italy propelled the North Korean team into the quarterfinal: it was the first time an Asian team had advanced so far in a World Cup.