- Fight or Flight (documentary)
= Fight or Flight: Documentary Feature Film on Muay Thai Boxing / Spiritual journey. =
Fight or Flight was produced by
Peter J McCarthyand directed by Peter J McCarthyand Shane Sutton. The film took over five years to make and was first premiered at the DocNz International film festival in Auckland New Zealand in October 2007. It is based on a man's journey into the heart of Thai boxingor Muay Thaiboxing in Thailand. The film was funded by the Irish Film Boardin Ireland. The production involved two years of travelling throughout Thailands ring fightingscene. Fight or Flight was in production at the same time Ong Bakwas released.
name = Fight or Flight
director = Peter J McCarthy
producer = Peter J McCarthy
runtime = 78 mins
website = http://www.fightorflight.tv
The log line goes as follows:
Not for the faint hearted, Fight or Flight is a feature film based on an epic journey of one man's experience in Thailand’s notorious ring-fighting scene, an adventure which saw a production time of over five years. Two of which were spent travelling throughout Thailand’s most remote locations where we followed this man's plight and journey to understand the underlying cause of conflict within himself and mankind. Fight or Flight premiered at the DOCNZ International Documentary Film Festival, New Zealand in September 2007. Fight or Flight can be looked at as a psychological study, a martial arts film and an Oddysey of modern day man.
Production took place in the following gyms: Lanna Muay Thai,
Fairtexin Bangkok, world muay thai camp on Samui and KRS gym in Ubon Ratchatani. The subject of the documentary trained with Ole Baguio Laursen in Krs Gym prior to Ole setting up the Legacy Gym.
The producers ventured to
Cannes Film Festivaland also Mipcomwhere they met with distributors and broadcasters with the intention of getting a contract signed. It was then decided at a later stage to self distribute on the http://www.fightorflight.tv/ website.
MIPCOM 2006 [http://188.8.131.52/marketplace-events/mipcom06_bp_prods.php] Irish Film Board [http://www.irishfilmboard.ie/library.php?c_id=5&page=3]
DocNZ international Film Festival [http://docnz.org.nz/2007/wgtn/film/fight-or-flight]
Production Company [http://www.gooddogfilms.com]
Official Website [http://www.fightorflight.tv]
Lanna Muay Thai [http://www.lannamuaythai.com]
World Muay Thai Councilhttp://www.wmcmuaythai.org
World Muay Thai Camphttp://www.wmcmuaythaicamp.com/
Legacy Gym http://www.legacygym.com/
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Fight or Flight — may refer to:* Fight or flight response, the biological response of animals to acute stress * Fight or Flight , an album by the British rock band Turin Brakes * Fight or Flight , a first season episode of * Fight or Flight , an episode of the… … Wikipedia
Pan Am Flight 103 — Flight 103 redirects here. For other uses, see Flight 103 (disambiguation). Pan Am Flight 103 CGI impression of Clipper Maid of the Seas immediately after the explosion Occurrence summary … Wikipedia
Air India Flight 182 — Boeing 747 237B Emperor Kanishka landing at London Heathrow Airport on 10 June 1985, a few days before the explosion Occurrence summary … Wikipedia
Iran Air Flight 655 — Artist s depiction of A300 EP IBU Occurrence summary Date 3 July 1988 … Wikipedia
Alternative theories of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 — suggest that Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed Al Megrahi, a Libyan agent who was convicted on 270 counts of murder for the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, may actually be innocent. At the end of the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing trial an international observer… … Wikipedia
BOAC Flight 777 — Infobox Airliner accident name= BOAC Flight 777 Date=1 June 1943 Type=Attacked by German Junkers Ju 88s, crashed into the sea Site=Bay of Biscay, off the coast of Spain and France Fatalities=17 Injuries = 0 Aircraft Type=Douglas DC 3 194 Operator … Wikipedia
Ethiopian Airlines Flight 961 — Artist rendition of the moment the left wing struck the water. Hijacking summary Date November 23, 1996 … Wikipedia
Ole Laursen — Born Ole Baguio Laursen August 21, 1977 (1977 08 21) (age 34) Manila, Philippines … Wikipedia
Parkour — (sometimes abbreviated to PK) or l art du déplacement [cite web url=http://www.sportmediaconcept.com/parkour/index.php?subaction=mois annee=2007 mois=1 PHPSESSID=8e074a802eb2bea7323b54bb4bdcfea8 title=Avertissement mise en garde accessdate=2007… … Wikipedia
Muay Thai in popular culture — The Hard martial art Muay Thai, Thailand s National Sport, was featured in several media such as film, television shows, manga, anime and video games, Muay Thai became well known around the world when Yodtong Senanan lead Nak Muay Team against… … Wikipedia