McFarland USA (2015)

For one who is only a sedentary sports spectator at best, I have, ironically, watched a disproportionate amount of sports in film and considers them to be one of my favourite genres. Perhaps it is the foreignness of the subject matter (which I have often alluded to as being able to produce a certain lustre). Perhaps it is because that a vast majority of which have taken inspiration from true events. Ultimately there is much to be said about the wholesome, feel-good tales of dreams that germinate and bear fruit under the nurture of others and perseverance of the dreamer. Continue reading McFarland USA (2015)