MILLER & FRIED – The Birth of Football’s Nation
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Pacaembu Stadium

In the late nineteenth century Brazil was boiling. The end of slavery , the arrival of immigrants and urbanization moved the country.

In this scenario, football comes from England with the young Charles Miller and undergoes a revolution in the magical feet of Arthur Friedenreich.

Directed by Luiz Ferraz. Screened on the 7th Cinefoot – International Festival of Football Film Festival.

It ran for three weeks in theaters of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. The film is a co-production with Globo Filmes and Globonews. Screened in Globonews TV and Canal Brazil.


• 7th Cinefoot – Football Film Festival, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Belo Horizonte, 2016

• 34th Milano International FICTS Fest – Sport Movies & Tv 2016 (awarded with the Jury Special Mention)

• IDFA – Docs For Sale 2016


Miller & Fried is available for rent and purchase at the following link: