• The Short Game (2013)

The Short Game

Release Date: September 20th, 2013

DVD Release Date: June 10th, 2014

PG |1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary

The world's best 7-year-old golfers travel to Pinehurst, N.C., to compete in the World Championships of Junior Golf.

Director: Josh Greenbaum

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Samuel Goldwyn Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    John DeForeThe Hollywood Reporter

    A technically polished but mostly unmoving example of a genre (the watch-kids-do-something-hard doc) assumed to be inherently charming. show more

  • 88
    Scott BowlesUSA Today

    Inspired and inspiring, this documentary about 7- and 8-year-olds competing for the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship is too fawning to be consistently gifted, but it manages to be occasionally, perhaps accidentally, profound. show more

  • 88
    Chicago Sun-Times

    Too fawning to be consistently gifted, but it manages to be occasionally, perhaps accidentally, profound. show more

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