First Match

Hardened by years in foster care, a teenage girl from Brooklyn's Brownsville neighborhood, decides that wrestling boys is the only way back to her estranged father.

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Credits

Director:

Olivia Newman

Producer:

Chanelle Elaine, Veronica Nickel, Bryan Unkeless

Screenwriter:

Olivia Newman

Cinematographer:

Ashley Connor

Editor:

Tamara Meem

Sound Designer:

Ruy Garcia

Music:

Olivier Alary, original songs by Little Shalimar

Principal Cast:

Elvire Emanuelle, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Colman Domingo, Jharrel Jerome, Jared Kemp

Additional Credits:

Production Design: Maki Takenouchi , Costumes: Brooke Bennett, Co-Producer: Kristie Lutz

Contact

Publicity Contact:

Sabryna Phillips
sphillips@netflix.com
8182819875

Details

Primary Entry:
Platinum Badge
Film Badge
Secondary Entry:
Music Badge
Interactive Badge
Film Festival Wristband
Year:

2017

Premiere Status:

World Premiere

Genre:

Drama

Screening Section:

Narrative Feature Competition

Screening Category:

Narrative Feature

Language:

English

Runtime:

102:00 mins