Award of Merit – Failure: A Boxing Story (USA)

Title: Failure: A Boxing Story
Runtime: 10 min
Country: USA
Director: Eddie Possehl 
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: June, 2023

Synopsis: During a boxing match that could change his life forever, Oscar must also face his familial trauma if he’s to stand any chance at achieving his dream.

This is the debut film from writer/director Eddie Possehl starring Paul Vang (Peer Pressure) and featuring Yuri Lowenthal (Marvel’s Spider-Man, Cartoon Network’s Ben 10: Omniverse).