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WINNING GIRL

WINNING GIRL

SPT - Kamehameha sophomore wrestler Teshya Alo poses for a portrait on Friday, November 29, 2013 at Kamehameha School in Honolulu.  (Jamm Aquino/The Honolulu Star-Advertiser).

68 min – USA- 2014

Version: English

Directed by: Kimberlee Bassford

Produced by: Making Waves Films LLC/Pacific Islanders Communications

‘Winning Girl’ follows the four-year journey of a Samoan-Hawaiian female teenage judo wrestling phenomenon from Hawaii and her family as they aim for championship gold, and in doing so tells the dynamic story of an elite athlete on her ascent, a girl facing the challenges of growing up and an entire family dedicated to a single dream.