Seattle Soccer Film Festival

Seattle Soccer Film Festival

December 9–11, 2022 | SIFF Film Center

The Seattle Soccer Film Festival, featuring some of the best films about soccer & soccer culture from around the world.

SIFF year-round passes and vouchers are not valid for this film.

PASSES 
$70

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TICKETS 
$14 | $13 Seniors | $12 Student (with valid ID) | $10 SIFF Member
Tickets are available to purchase on individual film detail pages.

Opening Night Secret Screening

90 min.

December 9, 2022

SIFF Film Center

A secret screening referred to as, "The greatest film about football (soccer) ever made."

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Next Goal Wins

United Kingdom | 2014 | 97 min. | Mike Brett; Steve Jamison

December 10, 2022

SIFF Film Center

This uplifting documentary chronicles the national football team of American Samoa as they try to recover from the indignity of being known as one of the weakest football teams in the world, and qualify for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

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Mike Bassett: England Manager

United Kingdom | 2001 | 89 min. | Steve Barron

December 10, 2022

SIFF Film Center

After England’s football (soccer) manager has a heart attack, Mike Bassett is hired as the new manager and promptly announces the team will win the World Cup.

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The Firm

United Kingdom | 1989 | 70 min. | Alan Clarke

December 10, 2022

SIFF Film Center

A seemingly respectable estate agent leads a double life as the head of a vicious, well-organized gang of football hooligans.

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Diego Maradona

United Kingdom | 2019 | 130 min. | Asif Kapadia

December 10, 2022

SIFF Film Center

Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage, this documentary centers on the career of celebrated football player Diego Maradona.

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Tom Meets Zizou: Kein Sommermärchen

Germany | 2011 | 136 min. | Aljoscha Pause

December 11, 2022

SIFF Film Center

The story of German soccer player Thomas Broich, destined to become a star to a whole generation.

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Trainer!

Germany | 2013 | 138 min. | Aljoscha Pause

December 11, 2022

SIFF Film Center

This 2013 German documentary observes three young professional soccer coaches over the course of an entire playing season.

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Tigers

Sweden | 2020 | 116 min. | Ronnie Sandahl

December 11, 2022

SIFF Film Center

The true story of teenage football talent Martin Bengtsson's life-and-death journey through a modern-day football industry where everything, and everyone, has a price tag.

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