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On the Ropes

Original title
On the Ropes
Running time
94 min.
United States United States
Brett Morgen, Nanette Burstein
Theodore Shapiro
Brett Morgen
Highway Films
Documentary | Boxing. Sport Documentaries
Synopsis / Plot
The story of three young boxers and their coach who is determined to guide them in a positive direction in and out of the ring.
1999: Nominated for Oscar: Best Documentary
1999: Special Award of Jurado in el Sundance Film Festival: Best Documentary. 2 Nominations
1999: Independent Spirit Awards: Nominated for Truer Than Fiction Award
1999: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Best Director / Documentary
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