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Risen : the rise of a true British champion

Author: Neil JonesStuart BrennanErik MoralesShane RichieJohn NobleAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Distributed by R-Squared Films, [2012]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As one of the rising talents of amateur boxing, Howard Winstone, the boy from Merthyr Tydfil in Wales, was fast making a name for himself with his knock out right hand. A long professional fighting career surely beckoned. Then disaster strikes. An industrial accident results in Howard losing three fingers on his right hand. Through sheer determination, and despite only being able to make a fist with one hand, Howard  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Drama
Feature films
Sports films
Named Person: Howard Winstone; Howard Winstone
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Jones; Stuart Brennan; Erik Morales; Shane Richie; John Noble; R-Squared Films (Firm); Burn Hand Film Productions.; World Boxing Council.; Templeheart Films (Firm)
OCLC Number: 823032147
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Credits: Director of photography, Louis Fonseca.
Cast: Stuart Brennan, Erik Morales, Shane Richie, John Noble.
Awards: Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Support Actor, Best Film, Best Director, Newport International Film Festival, 2010.
Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen; stereo.
Other Titles: Rise of a true British champion
Howard Winstone story
Responsibility: Burn Hand Film Productions in association with World Boxing Council and Templeheart Films ; a Neil Jones film ; written and produced by Stuart Brennan and Neil Jones ; directed by Neil Jones.

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As one of the rising talents of amateur boxing, Howard Winstone, the boy from Merthyr Tydfil in Wales, was fast making a name for himself with his knock out right hand. A long professional fighting career surely beckoned. Then disaster strikes. An industrial accident results in Howard losing three fingers on his right hand. Through sheer determination, and despite only being able to make a fist with one hand, Howard develops a dynamic new style and begins boxing his way back up the amateur ranks eventually turning pro.

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