Port Adelaide Football Club is one of the world’s oldest and most successful sporting clubs, celebrating 150 years in 2020. Love it or hate it, the club has become an integral part of the history of Adelaide people.
Share the passionate first-hand accounts from players and one-eyed supporters who bleed for the club. Local director Nicole Miller (mentored by Justin Kurzel) became immersed in the world of footy and the Port Adelaide Football Club after directing series The AFL Show, explaining the sport to a Chinese audience.
Undying connection of the Port Adelaide community, passed down to each new generation, underpins the resilience that the club needs to adapt and survive. This is a universal story about belonging to your tribe and to something bigger than yourself.
“This is Port Adelaide is an affectionate and somewhat nostalgic portrait of the Club and its community” – Dr Diana Carroll, ScreenHub
“A must-see for Power supporters and a diehard AFL fans” – Josh Leeson, Canberra Times
“Nicole Miller’s nostalgic reminiscing illustrates the fans as the epicentre of the football club” – Patrick Scott, FilmInk
“The warm, nostalgic feel of the documentary gives both Port Adelaide fans and AFL fans alike an insight into one of Australia’s most successful sporting clubs” – Alexandra Bull, On the Record
“This is Port Adelaide remains an affectionate, celebratory look at a beloved and storied footy club” – Travis Johnson, Flicks