2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22


Saturday, March 21
11:30AM - 1:03PM

Alamo Lamar C
1120 S Lamar Blvd

One woman defies Fidel Castro’s ban on female boxing to follow her dreams of Olympic glory and become Cuba’s first female boxer.

Section: Documentary Shorts Competition
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Country: USA/Cuba
Language: Spanish with Subtitles
Year: 2014
Runtime: 16min

Director: Meg Smaker

Producer: Meg Smaker,

Cinematographer: Meg Smaker

Editor: Meg Smaker

Music: John Paul Gutierrez

Additional Credits: Production Assistant: Loke Davis, Production Assistant: Lisa Kelly, Production Assistant: Teddy Symes, Poster Design: Wei Li


Meg's documentary subjects read like a who's who of the underworld: Somali pirates, BDSM porn stars, crystal meth kingpins, and high-end call girls. She likes to explore controversial issues from an unorthodox viewpoint. Meg received an MFA in Documentary Film from Stanford University and is currently working on a documentary about the Middle East.

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Meg Smaker
Doc Farm Films Inc.

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Meg Smaker



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