Konrad koch, a teacher for ancient greek, latin, history, and geography at a high school for the privileged in braunschweig is an anglophile. Director sebastian grobler had a great idea for his first film, especially since we. Dec 09, 2017 northern borders full movie young boys life in rural vermont duration. Offering tens of thousands of items to choose from. After all, football did become popular in germany as the success of bundesliga testifies. I caught this movie after a hard day of watching football during the 2014 world cup in brazil. I was unbelievably happy when it arrived, as i had tried to order it with another seller before, which didnt work out. The young teacher konrad koch is hired to teach english at a strictlyrun german school for boys in 1874.
Now youll be able to watch and understand any movie. A country in which, at this very moment, the right wing demagogues are more and more succesful because of peoples fears before a load of refugees. The movie starts slow, so if youre impatient, this isnt for you. A few things you should know about the movie, first, without spoiling anything. The actors, the set, everything does a great job to transport you back in time to 1870s germany. He introduces his students to the new sport of football, completely unknown outside of england at the time. In the film, koch is one of the first english teachers in the german empire, in braunschweig. Some cuts make me remember the dead poets society movie. Hip hip hooray boys an english teacher brings soccer to a german school in the 19th century. Northern borders full movie young boys life in rural vermont duration.
Lessons of a dream, the big dream, the great dream. Visitors of subtitlesbank have given a rating of 6. Compared with the peter weir classic, the german film is more optimistic and lighthearted. Nationalsport im deutschen kaiserreich unter wilhelm i.
Linformation sur le film, genre, classement, duree, photos, bandeannonce, synopsis et critiques des usagers. We think of soccer as a game that has been around forever, at least as a street game in europe and maybe south america, but its been only a little over a hundred years that fussball became popular and legal in. Subtitles of different languages may be downloaded for free as a. This is filmed as an american movie and not the germanstyle one. He introduces his students to the new sport of football. It was cowritten and directed by sebastian grobler and it surprises me to see that he has not made another theatrical release after this film as i quite enjoyed the watch here.
The movie is about the beginnings of the sport in the 1870s germany. Philipp roth, johanna stuttmann, ingo ludwig frenzel. Reviewed in the united kingdom on february 28, 2012. An enterprising english teacher at a german boys school introduces football into the curriculum as a means of smashing cultural barriers, but encounters resistance from the stuffy staff and. The end of the movie give us some great information about football in germany.368 104 1049 62 1149 1448 18 1391 187 600 1064 100 664 1195 1303 971 753 79 446 1468 1491 782 375 634 1290 1483 821 195 290 740 507