The Kicking & Screening Festival Amsterdam '11 January 21-23, 2011 at the Bioscoop het Ketelhuls in the Westerpark of Amsterdam. The festival will open on January 21 with a selection of shorts and the screening of "90 minutes: The World Cup of New York City" directed by Ab Winsemlus. K&S founders Rachel Markus and Greg Lalas will be on hand. "Number 14: Johann Cruiff" directed by Maarten de Vos will close the festival on January 23rd. For a full schedule of events visit the Kicking and Screening website here.
Kicking & Screening mission is to bring together soccer fans and movie-goers to celebrate the beauty and passion of soccer as captured and expressed on film. Founded in 2009, K&S is the first film festival in the United States devoted solely to "the beautiful game". From inspiring films to insightful panel discussions, K&S provides films and filmmakers with a forum to show and discuss their work and unites the fans who make soccer the international passion it is.