Documentaries

Dirty Games

Dirty Games

Film info

  • Country:Njemačka
  • Director:Benjamin Best
  • Year:2016
  • Duration:93'
  • Actors:Tim Donaghy, Charles Farrell

Storyline

Film Dirty Games is an expedition to the dirty abyss of professional sports. The award winning investigative journalist Benjamin Best takes a global look behind the scenes at the colourful world of sports and exposes the bitter taste behind the multi-billion sports business. From Europe to the USA, from South America to Asia. This film, which draws upon very personal stories by protagonists from all over the world, shows how the sport system operates, and it gives those who are protesting an opportunity to speak out against the system. In the process, it also exposes new and sinister wheeling and dealing in the world of sports.

Benjamin Best was born on November 10th 1976 in Berlin, Germany. Studied Law at Berlin’s Humboldt University and received a German Diploma with thesis in sports journalism at the German Sports University in Cologne. Benjamin Best is the owner of Benjamin Best Productions GmbH. Since 2007 he's been working as an investigative filmmaker, journalist and book author. He's won numerous awards for his work, e.g. CNN Journalist of the Year 2011.

Screening schedule

  • 25.08.2017.

    CineStar Vukovar

    18:15h

Tickets for screenings at Cinestar Vukovar, Danubian Sand Island, Borovo Cinema, Valpovo culture center, Centar znanja Vinkovci, Vucedol museum are free. For screenings at locations - Terrace of Agency for Waterways and Castle Eltz Park admission is 15 HRK. Tickets.

Festival hosts
  • Discovery
  • Grad Vukovar
  • Hrvatski dom Vukovar
Srebrni sponzor
  • Pevec
Partners
  • Grad Zagreb
  • Hrvatska turistička zajednica
  • Hrvatski audiovizualni centar
  • Ministarstvo kulture
  • Vukovarsko-srijemska županija
  • TZ Vukovar
Sponsors
  • American Express
  • AutoWill
  • Badel Pelinkovac
  • Borovo
  • Elatus
  • Filmofeel
  • Hrvatska banka za obnovu i razvitak
  • Iločki podrumi
  • Startas
  • Alatir
  • PPD
  • Bobi

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