Though it originated as a fictional sport in the Harry Potter universe, Quidditch has become a real-life sport thanks to enthusiasts. Farzad Sangari's documentary MUDBLOODS follows a collegiate Quidditch team who travel from UCLA to New York to compete in the 5th annual Quidditch World Cup, where teams from across the country convene to compete for the ultimate showdown.
The first screening of MUDBLOODS at Ward Village Courtyard Cinema IBM Building will be free. Director Farzad Sangari will be in attendance for a special post-screening Q&A after the film.
Farzad Sangari is a filmmaker originally from Iran. Prior to making films Farzad studied both Literature and Film and worked in Education. MUDBLOODS is his first feature documentary. He currently resides in California.