Posts Tagged ‘boxing’

Vintage Sports Docs for the Armchair Athlete

Films

Enjoy several amazing vintage NFB sports documentaries from lacrosse to soccer to cycling from the 1950s to the 1980s. There’s a film for everyone.

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NFB Fight Club: Boxing, Part 2 | Fists of Pride, Boxing Girls of Kabul, Klitschko

Films

In this second installment of NFB Fight Club, which celebrates the complex world of combat sports as portrayed in films available on NFB.ca, we look at 3 vastly different docs about boxing. Children Muay Thai boxers, female Afghan boxers and heavy-weight champion boxing brothers… there’s certainly a little something in here to knock-out your hankering for a good boxing story. Fists

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NFB Fight Club: Boxing, Part 1 | Golden Gloves

Watch Golden Gloves, a super slick 1961 documentary that is the perfect combination of boxing, 1960s Montreal, and direct cinema.

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3 Ways to Watch The Boxing Girls of Kabul Today

* The Boxing Girls of Kabul is now available in DVD and DTO (download to own) format. You may also rent it for 48 hours. Of Afghanistan, we are much more used to seeing images like the ones that opens Ariel Nasr’s feature doc than the ones that follow. It starts like this. In Kabul’s

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