ESPN Films 30 for 30: The Two Escobars Special-Edition DVD
Immerse yourself into the drama surrounding the 1994 World Cup with the ESPN® 30 for 30: The Two Escobars DVD. Produced by award-winning Director Jeff Zimbalist and Michael Zimbalist, this gripping film delves into the underworld of narco-soccer in 1990 Colombia. Focusing on Andres Escobar, Nacional captain, and Pablo Escobar, leader of the Medellín cartel, this film features never-before-seen footage from the archives of Pablos' relatives.
- ESPN Films® 30 for 30: The Two Escobars Special-Edition DVD
- Directors: Jeff Zimbalist (Favela Rising) and Michael Zimbalist
- Plot: Documents the murder of Andres Escobar 10 days after he scored a goal against the US in the first round of the 1994 World Cup. Examines the crime, sports, and nationalism in 1990 Colombia.
- Features: never-before-seen footage from the families of Pablos and Andres
- Accolades/Awards: gripping human drama (Huffington Post), complex and ambitious thriller (NY Times), best soccer documentary ever (SI.com), Best New Documentary Filmmaker (Tribeca Film Festival, 2005)
- Bonus features: Directors Statements, Deleted Scenes, and' The Other Side Featurette'
- 'The Other Side Featurette' tells the story from the perspective of the US Soccer Team at the 1994 World Cup
- Run time: 103 minutes
- Rating: Not Rated
- ESPN Films
Country of Origin: United StatesWeb ID: 24781076