great example of how limited German (sports) journalism is. The discourse of the film is constantly unable trying to establish a discourse that's more complex than the one offered by it's subjects it interviews, which is the discourse level of five-year-old boys playing in a sandbox (only with much more money of course). No comparison to Spanish or British journalism on soccer. Even though the absurdity of the comments would make it really easy and understandable, this piece tries to…
Watching it now, questions about the medium film become quite urgent with this for me. How film conserves worlds, realities, that change and with it world views. How our positions work viewing (maybe even judging) different view from another time. How generations change and do not change at the same time, or how they try to give something of what they had thought important to the younger ones.
ways of living, ways of thinking, ways of moving through the world: vanished. For better and for worse, but still vanished.