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The Game of Their Lives (2002 film)

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Director  Daniel Gordon
Writer  Daniel Gordon
Producer  Daniel Gordon
Language  English
7.6/10 IMDb

Genre  Documentary, Sport
Screenplay  Daniel Gordon
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Release date  21 October 2002
Cast  Daniel Gordon, Kim Il-sung, Eusebio, Elizabeth II, Prince Philip - Duke of Edinburgh
Similar movies  Daniel 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.

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Awards

  • 2003: Winner, the Royal Television Society award for best sports documentary.
  • 2003: Nominated for Best Historical Documentary at the Grierson Awards.
  • 2003: Nominated for Best Documentary at the British Independent Film Awards.
  • 2003: First prize, Seville Film Festival.
  • 2004: Refracting Reality Documentary Film Award, Seattle International Film Festival, tied with Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus (2003).
  • References

    The Game of Their Lives (2002 film) Wikipedia
    The Game of Their Lives (2002 film) IMDbThe Game of Their Lives (2002 film) themoviedb.org


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