Dirs: Daniel Lindsay, TJ Martin
Running time: 113 minutes
BEING about an American football team, this year's winner of the best documentary Oscar is in some ways a tough sell for British audiences.
But regardless of the sport on display, Daniel Lindsay and TJ Martin's look at a high school team from one of the poorest parts of Memphis has some sharp observations to make about youth, race and modern America. Big guys, huge characters and lots at stake make for a powerful, engrossing film.
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