The Soccer Player

Casper Balslev -Denmark
2020 — Fiction — English subtitles — casperbalslev@gmail.com

Christopher Læssø (The Square) delivers an omnipresent tour de force of a performance in this visually arresting deroute. The film chronicles a footballer who is way off the mark and way over the edge, but as the cynical world of stardom and infamy thunders on, the sensitive and moving nuances start bubbling up to the surface, where they take over and take hold of any viewers emotions.

The film is screened in the following programmes