Offside (2002)

Film details

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2002

  • Type

    Television

Alternative titles

  • Racism Drama Working

Synopsis

Drama which delves into peer pressure, masculinity and racial tensions in multicultural modern Britain. Features a 16 year-old Asian boy from the north-west of England, who all his life has harboured a dream of being a premier league footballer. He is offered an apprenticeship with a first division team. When out celebrating a match win, he finds himself swept up in a racist incident and his dreams are shattered. His group loyalties - even his very identity - are challenged.

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