The Boxing Girls of Kabul

The Boxing Girls of Kabul

                                The Boxing Girls of Kabul
| 52 min

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In this feature documentary, a remarkable group of young Afghan women dream of representing their country as boxers at the 2012 Olympics, embarking on a journey of both personal and political transformation.

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  • writer
    Ariel Nasr
  • director
    Ariel Nasr
  • editor
    Hannele Halm
  • producer
    Annette Clarke
  • cinematography
    Ariel Nasr
  • sound recordist
    Christopher Yapp
  • sound design
    Alex Salter
  • original music
    Julia Kent
  • assistant director
    Christopher Yapp
  • additional cinematography
    Katherine Brooks
    Leslie Knott
    Lucy Martens
    Rafaela Persson
    Christopher Yapp
  • production supervisor
    Candice Desormeaux
  • stills photography
    Katherine Brooks
    Rafaela Persson
  • translation
    Mirasadullah Hashemi
    Fawad Popalyar
    Safi Bopaye Saidjon
    Fusion Marketing
  • transcription
    Fawad Popalyar
  • post-production coordinator
    Steve Hallé
  • assistant editor
    Jason Lee
    Jason Levangie
  • title design
    Gaspard Gaudreau
    Mélanie Bouchard
  • online editor
    Denis Pilon
  • re-recording
    Serge Boivin
  • production coordinator
    Stephanie Coolen
    Vanessa Larsen
    Aimee Wall
  • marketing
    Kelly Fox
  • centre administrator
    John William Lutz
  • executive producer
    Ravida Din
    Kent Martin