Directed by Susan Koch and narrated by Colin Farrell, the soccer documentary Kicking It premiered January 19th at the Sundance film festival. According to Variety, Liberation Entertainment and Red Envelope signed dual distribution deals for the heart-warming documentary.
Liberation will handle the North American and Central American theatrical distribution rights for the film, while Red Envelope will provide the highly acclaimed documentary to millions of Netflix subscribers. ESPN has acquired exclusive worldwide television rights to Kicking It, a film which documents the struggles and triumphs of seven soccer players from six countries who get together to participate in the 4th annual Homeless World Cup.
No word on when Liberation, Red Envelope and ESPN will release the highly anticipated documentary.