Mundialito

directorSebastián Bednarik
year2010
producerAndrés Varela, Sebastián Bednarik
scriptSebastián Bednarik, Andrés Varela
movie duration70 min
GenreDocumental
Capture FormatDigital
Exhibition FormatDCP

By the end of 1980, Uruguayan Dictatorship decided to make a constitutional plebiscite in order to perpetuate it’s power under a legal cover-up. They failed to do so. At the same time, the Uruguayan Football Association (with the government & F.I.F.A approval) organized a new mini-world cup tournament, inviting all of the world-cup champions to dispute it. Uruguayan team won the tournament. ¿Coincidence? Thank to key interviews and revealing archive footage, “Mundialito” invites to a reflection, thirty years later, of who did what and for what reasons