Between the Cup and the Election / Entre la Coupe et l’Election


Director: Monique Mbeka Phoba and Guy Kabeya Muya
Country: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Benin, and Belgium
Year: 2008
Running Time: 56 min.
Language: Lingala and French

As the next World Cup approaches in South Africa, two young Congolese students follow their dream to make a documentary about Congo’s national football team “The Leopards of Zaire”, which was the first black African soccer team to have taken part in the 1974 World Cup.