Synopsis: Geneva, Switzerland 1935. The first European Basketball Championship is about to take place. Basketball is still an unknown sport in Europe, and the national teams are meeting for the first time. Each wants the honour of being the first champion. Meanwhile in Latvia, coach Baumanis is convinced that he can assemble a team and take it to Geneva. He quickly learns however, that triumph and defeat are also part of the game. Coach Baumanis faces many difficulties, as well as unexpected help from those closest to him.
Collab. Embassy of the Republic of Latvia, New Delhi
Cast: Jānis Āmanis, Vilis Daudziņš, Inga Alsiņa, Mārcis Manjakovs, Mārtiņš Počs, Jānis Vimba, Viktors Ellers, Andris Bulis, Mārtiņš Liepa, Artūrs Putniņš, Miķelis Žideļūns, Artūrs Krūzkops, Gints Andžāns, Uldis Norenbergs, Intars Rešetins, Pēteris Gaudiņš, Lāsma Kugrēna
Production: Andrejs Ēķis
Screenplay: Aigars Grauba, Andrejs Ēķis
Cinematography: Gvido Skulte, Imants Zaķītis
Editing: Līga Pipare
Sound: Pavel Rejholec