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Girl Boxer


Girl Boxer (Aka Jesszilla) - short film

Jesselyn “JessZilla” Silva is serious about boxing, and at 10 years old trains seriously with dreams of becoming a professional fighter. Her father, Pedro, finds himself caught in between supporting her dream and worrying about her future in boxing.

The short film premiered on the New York Times website as a part of OpDocs Season 6.

Stay tuned for more information such as screening information and press on the film's website.

Director of Photography: Paul Yee