Constructed from over 500 hours of never-before-seen footage in Spanish and English, this documentary focuses on the career of Argentinian celebrated football player Diego Armando Maradona. Selected at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival, Asif Kapadia’s documentary tells the wild and unforgettable story of talent, glory, despair, betrayal, corruption and redemption of the most acclaimed football legend of all times, Maradona, proclaimed by his fans “bigger than God himself”. After the BAFTA and Oscar-winning films “Senna” and “Amy”, Asif Kapadia comes full circle on his trilogy on icons.
Meet us on Friday 12th July between 5.30pm and 6pm at the entrance of Ciné Lumière (17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, SW7 2DT). We’ll go for a drink and nibble in a nearby bar, before the film starts at 7pm. Call us on 07775 583 740 for directions if you prefer to join us directly at the bar.
This screening promises to be a sell-out. It is advisable to book your ticket in advance here: