FESTIVAL OF FOOTBALL
All games will be screened across venues, aimed to generate excitement and provide a space to showcase top international womenʼs football.
2019 World Cup
- SUNDAY 9TH JUNE
In collaboration with Super 5 League, we are hosting a tournament welcoming both new and established teams.
5-Aside Football Tournament
- SATURDAY 6TH JULY
Football taster sessions for women and non-binary people of all ages hosted by Chelsea FC foundation.
All Ages & Abilities Football Taster Day
- THURSDAY 20TH JUNE
A comedy night dedicated to raising money for a good cause whilst showcasing both up-and-coming and
Big Mouth Comedy Night
Explorations into football for all, examining how we can increase access for both players and fans.
Football Panel Discussions
- SUNDAY 30TH JUNE
A night of curated short films centred around women & non-binary people in the beautiful game and wider sport.
Evening of Short Film Screenings
- SUNDAY 30TH JUNE
A day of creative exhibition and celebration, featuring pieces from the Festival's creative competition, stalls and workshops.
Football Stories Showcase
- SATURDAY 1ST JUNE
East-London’s quarterly club night run by Goal Diggers Football Club at The Yard in Hackney Wick, back with a World Cup special to kick off the festival.
Murder on Zidane's Floor
- 8TH & 9TH JULY
We're incredibly proud to be hosting two screenings of Freedom Fields including a live Q&A with director Naziha Arebi. Catch the film at Rich Mix & The Lexi Cinema.
Freedom Fields Screening and Q&A
- WEDNESDAY 26TH JUNE
Performance of 10 brand new pieces of writing on the theme of BALLS: acts of bravery in a gendered world.
Brave New Word Writing & Theatre
A festival-long exhibition, showing modern football in its boldest and broadest glory as documented by a selection of exciting photographers.
- SUNDAY 7TH JULY
Closing the festival with a special screening of the World Cup final, followed by a closing party. Venue TBC.
World Cup Final 2019 Screening