Showing: Sunday 11th November at 8pm
Director: Ross Whitaker
Cast: Katie Taylor
Runtime: 1hr 25min
KATIE TAYLOR – THE COMEBACK is a documentary about the incredible rise of Bray-native boxer Katie Taylor, charting her unstoppable ascendancy to World Boxing Champion, from her humble beginnings, to her incredible victory in the WBA Lightweight Championships, following her unforgettable fight against Anahi Sanchez in October 2017.
The movie tells her inspirational & moving story, chronicling the rise from her heartbreak at the Rio 2016 Olympics, to her debut as an official boxer, all the way through to her momentous victory against Sanchez in Cardiff. Directed by Ross Whittaker, this vital documentary received funding from the BAI last year under their Sound & Vision scheme, and is a beautifully shot, unflinching, inspiring and momentous tale, of success & determination against all the odds.