Four Square – USA

Four Square USA  N-America  USA  Ball game  Props: a ball  N.o.p.: 4+
The game is played on a square court divided into quarters, each occupied by a player. Players bounce a ball from one player’s square to your square  and you need to hit it.  If it goes out of bounds after you touch it, you are out.  At that point, a player is eliminated from the court and the empty space is filled by another player and the game continues.  Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2012

Ga Ga – USA

Gaga N-America  USA Ball game Props: a ball  N.o.p.: 3 +
Straw bales lay in a circle with some open space between them. Three boys inside this playground  kick a ball with their hands and you must try to hit one of the boys with the ball.
If you are hit, you are out. The winner is the one who throws the ball against the last running opponent.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2012

Helicopter – USA

Helicopter  N-America  USA  Playing with things game  Props: a rope  N.o.p.: 5 +
One girl has a rope at one end in her hand. She stands in the middle of a circle with the rope and the others stand around her. She starts to turn around in the middle with the rope in her hand and the children must jump over the moving rope. If you are hit by the rope, then it is your turn to stand in the middle and start all over.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2012

Hula Hoop Tag – USA

Hula-Hoop tag  N-America  USA  Playing with things   Props: a hula-hoop  N.o.p.: 4 +
The player who is ‘it’ kicks the hula-hoop at the other player’s feet and tries to tag them on theirs  feet. If a person’s foot  is tagged  by a hula-hoop or if they try to jump over it but land inside it, then they become the tigger.  Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2012

Kickball – USA

Kickball  N-America  USA  Ball game  Props: a ball  N.o.p.: 20
Two teams play at one time with up to 10 players on each team
whle the  game is played on a field type of area. One team plays in the outfield while the other is in the infield. The outfield team is trying to stop the infield team from scoring by tagging players out
An outfielder can throw the ball at a player from the infield team, tag them with the ball in their hand, tag a base with their foot or catch the ball in the air to get an out.
The runners cannot run if the pitcher has the ball and the pitcher is the person who rolls the ball to the kicker. There is a line order for kicking the ball on the infield team. After 3 outs the teams switch from outfield to infield and infield to outfield. Each player in the outfield is to play in a certain area on the field.
Director/camera: Jules Oosterwegel Editor: Timo Gilhuis Shooting date: 2012