Ballerinas from the Mikhailovsky Theatre play with grace.
Hockey player Vladimir Bryukvin plays strong.
Rhythmic gymnast Ekaterina Selezneva plays with balance.
The Russian national synchronized swimming team plays as one.
Cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko plays like no one on earth.
Russian chess grandmaster Sergey Karjakin and freestyler footballer Igor Oleynik play smart.
And legendary football coach José Mourinho says to “play with all your soul.”
All of them are playing around with a football in their own unique ways ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018, starting June 14 and airing on government-funded Russian cable and satellite RT.
Director: Elena Petrova
Camera: Ilya Grachev
Producer: Maria Tumar
CG: Denis Sokolov
Content Editor: Sofya Skaldina
Creative Producer: Boris Gorlov