This feature-length docu-drama, told through the eyes of the two friends, Pro-surfer Mark Mathews and MMA fighter Richie Vaculik & filmed over three years, provides a unique & candid insight into the tumultuous life of two world-class athletes facing against-all-odds personal challenges.
This is the second feature film by exciting new Australian talent, Macario De Souza, co-director of Bra Boys, the highest grossing Australian documentary (non-imax) of all time. Aged just 27, Macario not only wrote, directed, edited, shot & produced Fighting Fear but as Kid Mac wrote & performed 5 songs on the soundtrack.
With a rip-roaring soundtrack and featuring entertaining & insightful interviews from some of the world’s most influential action sports athletes, including ten-time World Surfing Champion Kelly Slater, two- time World Surfing Champion Mick Fanning, Big Wave Surfer Bruce Irons, three-time Women’s World Surfing Champion Steph Gilmore & two-time UFC World Champion BJ Penn, Fighting Fear is a jaw-dropping action-packed documentary that is surprisingly emotional, powerfully uplifting & utterly compelling.
Fighting Fear is inspirational, heart-stopping entertainment.
More info on: www.fightingfearthefilm.com