A girls'

GAME

DOCUMENTARY

LAS PELOTARIS

Mexico / Los Angeles/ Navare (2015)

24′

In September 2014 Zinacantepec Mexico City hosted the World Basque Pelota Championships . Gold at a world title is the maximum that can suck a woman in this sport. It is the roof of pelota . No professional women , can not earn a living from the pediment , as other men do . But until this year, the best athlete on the pediment was a woman.

In co-production with: Andrés Salaberri y Daniel Burgui

Director: Andrés Salaberri

Idea and investigation: Daniel Burgui

Cinematography: Jokin Pascual

Sound design: Danel Ciáurriz

Original Music: Marcos Cruz

creative team

“I’ve been champion of the
world, of Spain, of
Europe… of everything, and still there are those who have no idea: “But do girl’s play pelota?”

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