JELENA

By Ryan NORTHCOTT

GRUVPIX PRODUCTIONS - as PROD

Biography - Completed 2018

Jelena is the incredible story of one of boxing's most under-appreciated heroes - women's WBC and WBA title holder Jelena Mrdjenovich

Festivals
& Awards

Sydney 2018
Best documentary
Hong-Kong Filmart 2019
    • Year of production
    • 2018
    • Genres
    • Biography, Documentary
    • Countries
    • CANADA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 75 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Ryan NORTHCOTT
    • Synopsis
    • Jelena Mrdjenovich is an 8-time world champion boxer, and currently holds WBC and WBA World Titles in the Featherweight division. Among the most decorated female boxers of all time, and Canada’s most successful international fighter, Jelena Mrdjenovich has risen to the top of the pro fighting ranks. As she approaches 50 fights in her career, she will have a difficult test facing undefeated French boxer Gaelle Amand in Cergy, France, with both her WBC and WBA belts on the line.
      Through this documentary, we want to give the viewer insight into Jelena’s life and training, and what it takes to make it to the very top.