After a mishap involving bus tickets, Rwandan football prodigy Fabrice (Nsengiyumva), his makeshift manager Dudu (Ndayambaje), and Dudu’s sister Beatrice (Kintu) find themselves in the Congo rather than the trials for the World Cup opening ceremony. Abandoning good sense, they elect to walk to the World Cup, crossing half of Africa, picking up friends and enemies along the way.
The intention is Spain, the kids are Uruguay, but the direction and script are England.
Reviewed by Ian Nathan
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