PICAL THE MOVIE

EAST WEST SYNERGY - as PROD

Biography - Development 2020

The rise and fall of an Indonesian legendary boxer.
A biography sports drama based on the life of Ellyas Pical.

    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • Biography
    • Countries
    • INDONESIA
    • Languages
    • INDONESIAN
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Synopsis
    • Ellyas Pical was a pearl diver from his village, Saparua, which impacted his hearing. He was inspired by Muhammad Ali and started boxing secretly as his parents didn’t approve. He didn’t listen to most of the skeptic around him and became three times IBF Super flyweight champion. His defeat made him depressed and struggling with his identity as a champion, which ended up in an infamous controversy when he got caught selling drugs in a club as a bouncer.