After long weeks of emotion, pain and defeat, Qatar 2022 It’s finally over. France and Argentina faced each other on the last date and it was Albiceleste who were crowned world champions and of course, Lionel Messi He kissed the cup as the undisputed ‘King’ of football. However, the win may not come as a surprise to some, especially the director Alexander Koberidze,
Lionel Messi: Which film ‘predicted’ his victory in Qatar 2022?
copy itA filmmaker, mostly known for his time at the festival, is one of ‘Flee”s biggest fans. Such are the fans that he carries on his shoulders that he did not hesitate to release a feature film dedicated to his idol: “What do we see when we look at the sky”?
The title of the film is also a reference in itself. The Georgian filmmaker asked himself what the footballer looked at every time he scored a goal and that gesture was an inspiration for the structure of his project.
“What do we see when we look at the sky?”, an illusion that turned out to be true
On tape, it indicates its official synopsis: “In the riverside town of Kutaisi, Georgia, romance and the Football World Cup are in the air. After a few chance meetings, pharmacist Lisa and soccer player Giorgi discover that they hatch their plans to date when they magically transform and have no way of recognizing each other.
“What do we see when we look at the sky?” It is a portrait of accidental love with a football World Cup as its backdrop, in which, curiously, it Lionel Messi He is a champion with his team.
“He is one of the few people whose life I follow so closely, who has given me so much and from whom I have learned. With this film, I wanted to share some of my passions and Leo is one of them. Is”, Koberidze said about ‘Leo’ in an interview for La Voz de Argentina.