Distance and money will prevent millions of South Africans from getting to see the FIFA World Cup while it takes place in their own country next month. That’s why South African filmmaker Don Edkins created Soccer Cinema, a traveling theater that has been screening soccer-themed films in small communities all over the country since April.
U.S. interest in soccer perked up during this year’s World Cup tournament. Two soccer journalists debate the trends of soccer in America and their origins. Continue reading