MY DREAM OF BEING A SOCCAR STAR

A Long-term Documentary by Reinhild Dettmer-Finke and Sigrid Faltin WDR/ I. Behring Film/ 2001, 45 min.

“The knee never heals” - this was meant about 18 year-old Sebastien Deisler. In autumn of ’98, no one knew whether or not this young and talented soccer player would ever make it in the professional league, but then he kick-started his career…
We accompany three talented soccer players from the German Bundesliga for a time span of more than three seasons.  Impressions of victory and loss, moving up into the first league and dropping down to the second, goals and injuries, hope and disappointment.