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When The World Watched: Brazil 1970

An imaginative retelling of football’s greatest team
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150,000 feet of 35mm film rushes

For the first time, FIFA Films opened up its fully digitised archive, including previously unseen rushes from the Official Film of the 1970 FIFA World Cup, for this project. It brings to life the first FIFA World Cup that was shown around the world in glorious technicolour.

New Exclusive Interviews

New Exclusive Interviews

The series features new interviews from star players and coaching staff including: Pelé, Jairzinho, Roberto Rivellino, Gérson, Carlos Alberto Parreira, Edu, Paulo Cézar Lima, Clodoaldo and Brito. Interviewees were encouraged to not only describe what happened on the pitch, but crucially how they felt in the moment – the sights, sounds, smells and emotions - be it excitement, jubilation or fear - that have stayed with them to this day.

"There was a special harmony between us. The harmony of Brazilian football was brought to life through all of us".

Jarizinho
Bold, colourful and modern.

Bold, colourful and modern.

Noah’s in-house graphics team helped realise a unique and modern format that brings the events of 50 years ago to life again for audiences of any age.  The use animations and graphics were used to fill in the narrative where there was no didn’t footage.

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