Eighteam – Award Winning Documentary by Juan Rodriguez-Briso

Winner "Best documentary"

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Juan Rodriguez BrisoWriter/Producer/Director at Diamanda Management"Eighteam" is a documentary film that narrates the resurrection of Zambia's national football team after losing 18 players in a plane crash in Gabon in 1993. The country faces a 18-year road of reconstruction until destiny makes its move: in Gabon, Zambia becomes African Champion for the first time after a long penalty shoot-out. Their destiny could no longer be denied: there were 18 penalties.Awarded in Cannes Filmfestival 2014

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