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"Premiered to turnaway crowds at last June's 72HR Feature Project and now presented for the first time in a re-edited, fine-tuned, and epilogue-enhanced version, A DAY ON THE FORCE is an infectious inside look at the Chicago Force, the city's first women's professional tackle football team. Following the team's fortunes through their inaugural season in the new Independent Women's Football League, the film shows you some things you won't likely find in an NFL broadcast: these gridiron giants discuss periods in the locker room, kiss before games, and sometimes cry afterward. Challenging gender stereotypes more than any other sportswomen, fighting an uphill battle against prejudice and indifference, this is as tough and admirable a group of competitors as you'll ever see." - Marty Rubin, Associate Director of Programming, Gene Siskel Film Center School of the Art Institute, Chicago

"Among the many things that are striking are some of the scenes in the locker room, where you get a sense for the intensity. One is struck...how similar this is from any NFL locker room." - Steve Edwards, National Public Radio

"The documentary captures the essence of the team!" - Jacqueline Ostrowski, Pistil Magazine

"I fell in love with these women!" - audience member, Chicago premiere, The Gene Siskel Film Center

Reviewed by the following:

Chicago Reader June 20, 2003

Chicago Free Press, April 28, 2004

Windy City Times, April 28, 2004

Pistil Magazine, Fall 2004