Fists of Pride
In a Thai boxing camp on the Burmese border, young Burmese refugees are put through intensive training for upcoming bouts. If they win, Little Tiger and his friends will receive a handsome purse. There’s enormous pressure on their young shoulders, but they are also the beneficiaries of a lifeline cast by Thai coaches with unclear motives. Eschewing polemics and sensationalism, Hélène Choquette has made a film full of grey areas, brimming with respect for the young boxers’ immense courage.
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