That Funny Old Game

  • Germany
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Germany’s women’s football players are the most successful ones in the world. But it has been a long way for them... In „That funny old game“, three generations of German female soccer players tell the curios history of female soccer in Germany accompanied with footage from 50 years of east- and west- German television.

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  • Original Title
    Die schönste Nebensache der Welt
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Tanja Bubbel
  • Cinematography
    Miriam Troescher
  • Editing
    Marlene Assmann
  • Music
    Johannes Repka
  • Runtime
    56 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Germany
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
      • Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen (HFF) "Konrad Wolf"
      • Marlene-Dietrich Allee 11
      • D-14482 Potsdam-Babelsberg
      • Germany
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