Does God Play Football?

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Does God Play Football?


Director: Michael Walker
Script: Michael Walker
Photography: Phillis Robertson
Music: Paul Leonard Morgan
Editing: Alastair Reid
Cast: Helen McCrory, Kevin McKidd, M ichael Deburca
Production: Rebecca Knapp
Running Time: 10’
Year: 2004
Country: Great Britain

Best Short Film Cinemagic 2004

Set in the 1960’s. Tommy is a seven year old boy without a dad who fills the emotional gaps in his life by believing God is his dad, which must make him sort of like Jesus Christ.


Born in Bromley in Kent on 1970, he began his career working as an editor for the BBC and later started writing screenplays far short films and features. Michael Walker has often received awards for his writing.