About the film
Based on true events, about the triumph of the Latvian basketball team and its coach Valdemars Baumanis at the first European Basketball Championship in 1935 in Geneva, Switzerland. An amazing true story of impossible odds, improbable heroes and an incredible moment in history. Directed by Aigars Grauba and produced by Andrejs Ekis. Runtime 118 mins. In color, HD, Dolby Digital. Available in English or watch it in Latvian with subtitles in the following languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch, and Russian. Since its release in 2013, the film has screened around the world to wide acclaim and also at the opening of the FIBA House of Basketball in Geneva, Switzerland. It is also included in the archives of the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA.. Available also on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon.