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From prisoners in Bolivia to moonshine brewers in Kenya, from freestylers in China to women who play in hijab in Iran, Pelada is the story of the people who play. Tucked away on alleys, side streets, and concrete courts, people play in improvised games. Every country has a different word for it. In the United States, we call it "pick-up soccer." In Trinidad, it's "taking a sweat." In England, it's "having a kick-about." In Brazil, the word is "pelada."

In this documentary, two American players travel the globe looking for pick-up games. Filmed in 25 countries. 90 minutes.


Desde reos en Bolivia hasta destiladores clandestinos en Kenia, muchachos en las calles de China y mujeres cubiertas con sus hijabs en Irán, Pelada es la historia de quienes juegan partidos improvisados de fútbol. En calles y callejones del mundo le llaman

Rules of the Game: The referee alone is authorized to allow an injured player to re-enter the field, whether the ball is in play or not. Attendance for the 1950 World Cup Final at Maracana Stadium in Brazil was an amazing 199,500! In the first US Open Cup Final, played in 1914, Brooklyn Field Club defeated Brooklyn Celtic, 2-1. Of the 16 members of the USA's first World Cup team in 1930, five were born in Scotland and one in England. Australia beat American Samoa 31-0 in a 2001 World Cup Qualifying match.
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