Ginga: The Soul of Brasilian Football
Airs 12/18, 12/22, 12/25, 12/29 and January on the Fox Soccer Channel
Ginga is the sense of joy possessed by Brazilians and evident in everything they do. Ginga, the film, is a joyful documentary featuring the stories and experiences of seven street footballers whose lives resonate with the spirit and energy of ginga.
Credits: Nike Productions in association with Wieden & Kennedy Entertainment and O2 Films. Written and directed by Hank Levine, Marcello Machad and Tocha Alvas (02 Films). Artwork by Os Gemos. Producers: Fernando Meirelles, Hank Levine. Co-producers: Rory Brynn (Nike) and Bill Davenport (W&K Entertainment).