The Foreigner

Documentary
23 Minutes
2015

Director/Producer/Editor: Jonathan Sutak

In 2011, a computer game tournament in Columbus, Ohio became a battle of two nations. The Foreigner takes you behind the scenes as four elite South Korean pro gamers annihilate the competition, and one brash American fights back. Witness the event that changed gaming forever.

Winner: Best Short Documentary, 2015 Las Vegas Film Festival
Winner: Best Short Documentary, 2015 Los Angeles New Wave International Film Festival

A genuine triumph. With The Foreigner, Sutak found a human story—and a form to match it

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- Kotaku Australia

Mesmerizing. Finally, a well done documentary about the core of eSports

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