Interviews. Lifestyle.

Lifestyle Interview. | The Champion (Documentary)

Estaifan Shiliata risked everything in pursuit of his dream and ended up finding more than he could have ever imagined. A one of a kind individual, Estaifan and his Chicago cab offer more than the average trip to O’Hare.
Online premiere, Short of the Week: shortoftheweek.com/2016/05/16/the-champion/
Featured short, Film Shortage: filmshortage.com/shorts/the-champion/
One of the “5 Essential New Short Films From the Palm Springs ShortsFest”
indiewire.com/article/5-essential-new-short-films-from-the-palm-springs-shortsfest-20150625
Directed and Photographed by: patrickmcgowan.com and brettgaramella.com
Boxing Cinematography: nathanmcgarigal.com
Motion Graphics: noahshulman.com
Young Estaifan: lorenzomontanez.com
Made possible by amazing Kickstarter backers: kickstarter.com/projects/1702988731/the-champion-film-project
Winner – Aspen Shortsfest – Best Documentary
Winner – Rhode Island International Film Festival – Grand Prize Viola M. Marshall Audience Choice Award – Documentary Short
Winner – Fargo Film Festival – Best Documentary Short
Winner – Canton Film Festival – Best Documentary Short
Winner – BCN Sports Film Festival – Premi Al Millor Documental
Winner – Chicago REEL Shorts Film Festival – Audience Award
Winner – Shadow Box Film Festival – Best Short
Official Selection – Palm Springs International Shortfest
Official Selection – San Francisco Doc Fest
Official Selection – Heartland Film Festival
Official Selection – Milwaukee Film Festival
Official Selection – Coronado Island Film Festival
Official Selection – Big Sky Documentary Film Festival
Official Selection – Capital City Film Festival
Official Selection – MOSTRA de Filmes Americanos
Official Selection – Independent Film Festival of Boston
Official Selection – Maryland Film Festival
Official Selection – Canadian Sports Film Festival
Official Selection – deadCENTER Film Festival
Official Selection – Hobnobben Film Festival
Official Selection – Art of Brooklyn Film Festival
Official Selection – Tributary Film Festival
Official Selection – Middle Coast Film Festival
MUSIC
Salomon Ligthelm “Lives are Threads”
From: musicbed.com
musicbed.com/artists/salomon-ligthelm/12226
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble “Paradise”
hypnoticbrassensemble.com
From “Jupiter”
itunes.apple.com/us/album/jupiter/id267086729
Nomo “Divisions” and “If You Want”
nomomusic.com
Licensed through Ubiquity Records
itunes.apple.com/us/album/new-tones/id933398186
Small Black “Panthers”
small-black.com
Licensed through Secretly Canadian, Bank Robber Music
itunes.apple.com/us/album/new-chain-bonus-track-version/id445450894
Original music by Will Bangs
willbangs.com
musicboxlicensing.com
Additional Music: APM Music
apmmusic.com
Send us an email at: championdoc@gmail.com
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