U.S women’s national team that won the Worldcup on the home field in 1999, Netflix to produce that documentary film.
The Book by Jere Longman, “The Girls of Summer: The US Women’s Soccer Team and how it Changed The World”, its rights were purchased by the entertainment company.
Along with Hayley Stool and Ross Greenburg, The project will also be directed by Liza Chasin (Darkest Hour, Baby Driver, Love Actually).
The executive producers of the following will be President and CEO of the 1999 FIFA Women’s World Cup Marla Messing, Jill Mazursky, and Krista Smith.
With the United States emerging successful after 120 scoreless minutes in a penalty shootout against China, the game came to an end with the final at the Rose Bowl in Southern California.
USWNT goalkeeper Brandi Chastain created an instantly unforgettable moment as she ripped off her jersey after hitting the World Cup-winning penalty.
In women’s game culture, Women’s World Cup 1999 is considered a groundbreaking time.