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    Greece / Color / 19' / 2017

    During the summer World Cup, 11 year old Boyko will do anything to obtain the “Brazuca”, the Official World Cup ball, in order to prevent his friends from using him only as a goalkeeper.

    Faidon Gkretsikos

    He was born in 1988 and lives in Athens. He has studied in the Department of Public Administration at the Panteion University and the European Film College of Denmark. He directed his first short film, entitled “Demolitions”, in 2013 and then the documentary “Eric”, which was screened at the 18th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival and the 22nd Athens International Film Festival- Premiere Nights. “Brazuca” is his third short film.

    Cast & Crew

    • direction: Faidon Gkretsikos
    • Screenplay: Faidon Gkretsikos
    • Cinematography: Kostas Stamoulis
    • Editing: Giorgos Georgopoulos
    • Sound Design: Giorgos Georgopoulos
    • Film Cast: Boyko Paskalev, Dimitris Xanthopoulos, Michalis Tabakakis, Panos Gkretsikos, Fokion Bogris, Giannis Pittarokoilis, Anestis Morfidis, Maria Baloutsou
    • original language:  Greek


    • Eric (2016)
    • Demolitions (2013)