The story of the 1964 Japanese Olympic volleyball team, the "Oriental Witches." Under a rigerous training regime, the 'witches' assembled from a group of factory workers, earned 258 successive victories.
'This is one of those documentaries that does what historical documentaries should do: it takes a monumental achievement that the viewer might not know about and gives it the presentation and love it deserves.' Sean Fallon, Film Enquiry
The screening on the 28th August will be followed by a live streamed Q&A with the director, Julien Faraut.