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A Sporting Chance

A Sporting Chance comes out on DVD!

Award winning documentary on taekwondo champion Carlo Massimino’s four year journey to the Athens 2004 Olympics is finally available on DVD. DVD is now on sale here via our website.

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A Sporting Chance takes out top honours in Milan!

A Sporting Chance was selected for the prestigious 24th Milano International FICTS Festival held in Milan, Italy in October 2006. Christina Bernar from Good Times was there for all the action at this event along with an amazing group of international documentary makers and their films.

Good Times Productions was thrilled to have A Sporting Chance nominated in the ‘Guirlande d’Honneur’ category aptly named – Documentary: Great Champions.

We are ecstatic (and still in disbelief) to announce that we won not only our selected category, but were also the proud recipients of the Jaeger-Le Coultre Sport Movies & TV Award 2006. The FICTS International Jury assigns this award to the best work among all the winners of the ‘Guirlande d’Honneur’ in the Festival Sections.

A great feat against some tough competition from around the world – what an honour!

A Sporting Chance will now participate in the 1st Warsaw International FICTS Festival in Warsaw, Poland in February 2007 due to the win.

There will also be a special screening of A Sporting Chance in Jerusalem for all the UN staff working to help the Palestinian people, we are honoured to have our work shown to such an amazing group of people.

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The five year production of Taekwondo Olympian Carlo Massimino is in its final stages of post production and will be due to be released sometime in early 2006.

The Melbourne premiere was on Monday 13 February 2006. Watch this space for updates and additional screenings.

A Sporting Chance has just been selected for the prestigious Sport Movies & TV 2006 ­ 24th International FICTS Festival in Italy which will be held in Milan, from October 27 to November 1, 2006.

Selected, 24th International Festival Milano

You can download a promotional flyer (1.5Mb pdf) to read more about this documentary.

Alternatively, click on the two small images below to see larger images (jpg format) of the front and back of the flyer.

ASC front cover Back cover of flyer

This behind-the-scenes look at the four-year journey of an Olympic athlete was shot over four years and allows you to see the highs and lows of what it takes to be a champion. Carlo Massimino gave us complete access into his professional and personal life and lets us into a world that is privilege only to elite athletes.

A Press Kit is available upon request.

A Sporting Chance screened at the Sport Movies and TV India FICTS Festival in Mumbai, India in the first week of March 2006.