Football for Better or Worse

Screening with Run 4 All Women

 Saturday, June 09, 2018 | 3:45pm | TIFF Bell Lightbox | Cinema 4 

Football for Better or Worse

2017, documentary, Sweden, 72 min, dir: Inger Molin Canadian premiere

FC Rosengård is one of the best soccer teams in the world. But as Therese Sjögran, an 18-year-veteran of the Swedish national team, ends her playing career and moves into management, she discovers the enormous economic disparity between men’s and women’s soccer. The club struggles to advance in the UEFA Champions League, while at the same time trying to stay financially viable. Featuring Brazilian superstar Marta and Canadian national team goalkeeper Erin McLeod.

Screening with

Run 4 All Women

2017, documentary, US, 17 min, dir: Jeffrey Restrepo International premiere

Four women set out to run the 252 miles from New York to Washington, DC, arrive in time for the 2017 Women’s March, and raise money and awareness for Planned Parenthood.

2018 Schedule

Friday, June 8
6:30pm Lane 0

Saturday, June 9
9:30am Youth Workshop
11:15am Kids Screening
1:30pm Stranger
3:45pm Football for Better …
6:30pm Time Trial
9:15pm Minding the Gap

Sunday, June 10
1:00pm Killer Bees
4:00pm Ultra
7:00pm The Fall

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