Zeitgeist Films | Release Date: July 6, 2012
Summary: In central China, a Master coach recruits poor rural teenagers and turns them into Western-style boxing champions. The top students face dramatic choices as they graduate – should they fight for the collective good or for themselves? A metaphor for the choices everyone in the New China faces now. (Eye Steel Film)
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Runtime: 94 min
Rating: Not Rated
Official Site: http://www.eyesteelfilm.com/projects/completed-films/china-heavyweight/
Production: NHK
Genres: Sport, Documentary
Countries: Japan, China, Finland, UK, Canada
Language: Chinese
Director Credit
Yung Chang Director
Writer Credit
Yung Chang Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Moxiang Qi Himself
Yunfei Miao Himself
Cast Credit
Moxiang Qi Himself
Ye Xinchun Himself
Yunfei Miao Himself
Zhong Zhao Himself
Zongli He Himself
Producer Credit
Bob Moore Producer
Daniel Cross Executive Producer
Lixin Fan Executive Producer
Mila Aung-Thwin Executive Producer
Peter Wintonick Producer
Yi Han Producer
Zhao Qi Producer