FUTBOLISTAS 4 LIFE is a documentary about a group of teens in Oakland, California, who campaign to transform their barren playground into a soccer field. In the last few years, these teens have lost four young people to gun violence in their small public high school. Their soccer club has become a space where they discuss their experiences with violence, poverty and immigration while strategizing ways to support their community. The film shows the passion and resiliency of these teens who create a legacy for future generations.
The film has been funded by the following foundations, organizations and programs: