“Off-side” (1977) IMDb

Creators

Georges Schwizgebel (director).

Viewing

Seen in 2017.

Unrestored print at GIFF 2017.

Subject

Soccer, or basketball, or hockey, or police brutality.

Commentary

Schwizgebel's first hit. It doesn't have the solid planning of his later work, but it's fun to watch the fluid movements as they gradually become more pointless. A good summary of how I see sports.

animation movie