Game of Our Lives
About This Show
Whether you call it football or soccer, you can’t understand it without understanding the modern world -- and you can’t understand the modern world without understanding its most popular sport. Join host David Goldblatt for conversations about politics, culture, economics, immigration, religion, cinema -- and of course, some all-time favorite goals.
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S1E1: 1-1 The Cinema of the Pitch — with Werner Herzog
4 days ago
If Werner Herzog made a football movie, what would it look like? Host David Goldblatt talks football (soccer) and cinema (movies) with the celebrated filmmaker (and reasonable center forward). Herzog talks about falling in love with the game when he watched a young Pele play in Munich, the cinematography of the TV football experience, and the football film he dreams of making.