A Fighting Chance

Meet Iestyn, a young boxer who found community and support at Empire Fighting Chance in Bristol’s St Pauls after the loss of his father. Find out how learning to fight has helped his mental wellbeing and personal growth in this short film.

Crew List:
– Director – Tara Harding, Lauren Bisp
– Producer – Tara Harding, Lauren Bisp, Monty Pettett
– Camera – Amy Warnes, Kendra Adrien, Inaz Hussain
– Sound and Editing– Amy Warnes, Kyriakos Christofides
– Producer/Mentor- Michael Jenkins, Juliet Russell

Special Thanks:
Everyone at Empire Fighting Chance and the BBC
Martin Bisp, Iestyn Jones, Iestyn’s mum, Jamie Parry

This documentary was made by young people on the BFI Film Academy programme and delivered by Watershed 

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