Writer & Director

Magnus Gertten
Fredrik Gertten


VPRO (The Netherlands)
Auto Images (Sweden)
WG Film (Sweden)
Indyca (Italy) 


Zlatan Ibrahimović, Mido, Andy van der Meijde, Leo Beenhakker, Ronald Koeman, Marco van Basten, Jari Litmanen, Fabio Capello, Luciano Moggi, Hasse Borg, Co Adriaanse, Rafael van der Vaart, Mino Raiola, Christian Trisorio.


Tri Art Film

September Film

The decisive years of Swedish footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic, told through rare archival footage where a young Zlatan speaks openly about his life and challenges. The film closely follows Zlatan, from his debut in Malmö FF in 1999, through his conflictual years with Ajax Amsterdam, up to the final breakthrough with Juventus in 2005. BECOMING ZLATAN is a coming-of-age film, depicting the complicated journey of this young, talented and troubled player who finally becomes a superstar in the international football world.


Festivals & awards
Official selection IDFA 2015
Official selection IDFA 2015


Poster, stills & photos

All credits 
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