BECOMING ZLATAN, from Fredrik Gertten and Magnus Gertten, will have its world premiere on November 22nd at IDFA, in Amsterdam
The decisive years of Swedish footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic, told through rare archival footage where a young Zlatan speaks openly about his life and challenges. We follow Zlatan, from his debut in Malmo FF in 1999, through his conflictual years with Ajax Amsterdam, up to the final breakthrough with Juventus in 2005. Throughout his journey, Zlatan stays true to himself. When he finally succeeds in Italy he is closes the doors to his human life. Football superstar Zlatan Ibrahimovic is an enigma, but in this story from his breakthrough years, he - for a moment - given some glimpses into who he really is.
BECOMING ZLATAN is a co-production between WG Film (producer Margarete Jangård) and Auto Images (producer Lennart Ström).
Screenings: BECOMING ZLATAN - World Premiere IDFA
Sunday, November 22nd 15.45h - Tuschinski Theater, Cinema 1 - Special guests and Q & A w / director
Tuesday, November 24th 18.00h - Munt 11 - Q & A w/ directors
Wednesday, November 25 17.30h - Tuschinski Theater, Cinema 4
Thursday, November 26 21.30h - Ketelhuis Zaal, Cinema 1
Friday, November 27 22.45h - EYE, Cinema 1