MARACANAZO: THE FOOTBALL LEGEND

  • Documentaries
  • | 2014

Directed by Sebastián Bednarik and Andrés Varela

On July 16th, 1950, an extraordinary human feat in sportsmanship took place in Maracana Stadium, Rio de Janeiro. Eleven men, eleven Uruguayans, won against all possible predictions, the World Soccer Championship final against the host country Brazil. This accomplishment would shape the social and political life of both countries forever.

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