Cagefighter new born

An impressionistic documentary that follows the intersecting lives of a group of mixed martial arts fighters before, during and after a Las Vegas title fight. The film humanizes the brutal profession and illuminates the primal struggle for survival in a cold, emotionless, post-industrial America. Finished in 2007, this film ran into immediate difficulties when it came to obtaining release forms for the fighters who Cianfrance had interviewed, without which they couldn’t legally be shown on film. The documentary has been shelved and is unlikely to ever be released.

Credits

Cagefighter Cast

Name Character
Charlie Valencia He was 50, now 50 years old
Jeff Curran He was 46, now 46 years old
Paulo Filho He was 46, now 46 years old
Urijah Faber He was 45, now 45 years old

Cagefighter Crew

Name Department
Derek Cianfrance as Director. He was 50 (now 50) years old Directing
Cagefighter (0 years)

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