In Football We Trust
Photos by Natalie Simpson
In Football We Trust made its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival to a standing ovation of over 1,200 guests, including pro football player Haloti Ngata, on Jan. 23. The film, directed by Tony Vainuku and Erika Cohn, tracks the journey of Polynesian high school football players striving toward professional recruitment, while overcoming issues like gang violence, addiction and poverty.
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Photo: Erika Cohn, Haloti Ngata (Baltimore Ravens), Tony Vainuku