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Football Under Cover

Football Under Cover

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Football Under Cover is a 2008 German/Iranian documentary film directed by David Assmann and Ayat Najafi. It follows the attempts of German Marlene Assmann and Iranian Ayat Najafi to organise a football match between Assman’s team BSV Aldersimspor and the Iranian national woman’s team.

At the 2008 Berlin International Film Festival, Football Under Cover won the Teddy Award for Best Documentary Film and the Teddy Audience Award.

  • Directed
  • David Assmann
  • Ayat Najafi
  • Produced
  • Helge Albers
  • Roshanak Behesht Nedjad
  • Patrick Merkle
  • Written
  • Corinna Assmann
  • David Assmann
  • Marlene Assmann
  • Valerie Assmann
  • Ayat Najafi
  • Music
  • Niko Schabel
  • Cinematography
  • Niclas Reed Middleton
  • Anne Misselwitz
  • Editing
  • Sylke Rohrlach