Infinite Football Reviews

May 6, 2020
The 70-minute running time passes like a brisk dream during a slightly delirious nap.
May 6, 2020
A special film about the beautiful game, and so much more.
March 11, 2020
Of all the Romanian New Wave filmmakers, Corneliu Porumboiu (Police, Adjective) has the best sense of humor; his sweet-and-sour approach balances a stingingly satirical view of institutions with a warm acceptance of kooky individuals.
February 28, 2019
It's unclear whether "Infinite Football" is more tragedy or comedy, and in that lack of clarity lies something like wonderment.
November 9, 2018
This relatively short film contains worlds.
November 9, 2018
Porumboiu reminds you with simplicity that Infinite Football is working within the poetry of a portrait, albeit one of many warming, droll moments.
November 6, 2018
This is rich material, sharply developed. It's also touchingly optimistic about man's capacity for incremental change.
April 29, 2018
It's one of the most original and visionary documentary films to have emerged recently...
February 21, 2018
It's easy to read parallels between the nation's troubled experience of authoritarianism and Ginghină's obsessive pursuit of a perfectly ordered yet perfectly liberated game of soccer.
February 17, 2018
Infinite Football has moments of nicely deadpan humor and some deft little touches of insight along the way courtesy of Porumboiu's offbeat protagonist; but major league it certainly is not.
February 16, 2018
Infinite Football is an austere 70-minute experience, but the eccentric idealism of Laurențiu Ginghină lingers in the mind.