EIGHT DAYS BEFORE HE DIED – LAST MEMORY OF TEOFILO STEVENSON

24 Oct 2017
Company: Andrej Palacko
Country: SLOVAKIA
Section: DOCUMENTARY –  GREAT CHAMPIONS
Discipline: Boxing
Year pf production: 2012
Director: Andrej Palacko
Editing: Ivan Romančík
Photography: Andrej Palacko
Soundtrack: Stano Suvák
Actors: Andrej Palacko, Teofilo Stevenson and his family
Voice Off: Michal Cabala
Producer: Andrej Palacko
Time: 12 min
 
Screening: Thursday 6th December 9.10 pm Sala Torre
 
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Synopsis

The documentary catches the moments, unique in the world, from private life of Teofilo Stevenson. Historical moments of the legend that nobody else has ever documented: family atmosphere, boxing, dance that inform about his life, his successes and the author’s feeling about his private experience with the boxer, their friendship. A way to portrait a national hero to promote Cuba and its culture.