Girl Boxing

Season 4 Episode 46

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 5:00pm

Aspiring Million Dollar Babies from the townships explain how boxing for them isn’t like fighting but more like a game. The describe their fear of injury and having to overcome the humiliation of defeat. How does boxing affect their social lives ? Some avoid boyfriends saying that they are only a distraction to their training and fighting ,while racounts the romantic story of her falling in love with a fellow boxer and getting married.

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Film Credits

Produced: Street Stories Films

Director: Jo Menell

Richard Mills

Producer: Nomthandazo Mbizela

Camera: Monde Matyumza

Sound: Thembela Dick

Editor: Thina Daniel

Special Thanks: Samora Library


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