Film

Kicking Off

Release date: 26 September 2013

Format: Feature film

Genre: Classics, Drama, Featured En

Director: Anton Bormatov

Writer: Dmitry Lemeshev

Producer: Sergey Selyanov. Executive producer: Elena Bykova

Production: Russia

Production Companies: CTB Film Company with support from the Cinema Foundation

Distributor: "Nashe Kino"

Actors: Alexander Ratnikov, Pavel Erlykov, Grigory Ivanets, Ivan Fominov, Daria Mingazetdinova

Length: 90 min.

Colour: Colour

Sound: Dolby Digital

This movie is about soccer hooligans, the most aggressive and violent soccer aficionados. They are an exclusive group, the elite of all soccer fans. Whoever they may be in their everyday lives—college students, bankers, musicians, or car mechanics—they are a “firm.” It’s easy to get into a firm, but once you’re in, it’s for life. There’s no going back.
The movie is based on actual events.

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Kicking Off

This movie is about soccer hooligans, the most aggressive and violent soccer aficionados. They are an exclusive group, the elite of all soccer fans. Whoever they may be in their everyday lives—college students, bankers, musicians, or car mechanics—they are a “firm.” It’s easy to get into a firm, but once you’re in, it’s for life. There’s no going back.
The movie is based on actual events.

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