NORTH Wrestling NCL Presents
DIR: Dale Beaumont-Brown (UK), (2018)
Sat 27 October // 19:30 / Cinema
Tickets: £15 (Advance Ticket link TBC)
THIS.IS.PROGRESS. is a feature-length documentary that charts PROGRESS Wrestling's ascension to the heady heights of the UK independent wrestling scene. The film dissects what makes them, their wrestlers and the fans stand out as some of the most exciting and unique in the world.
A film about passion, community and family. Following a wrestler, a wrestling fan and the 3 promoters over the course of 18 months; it dissects what makes them, their wrestlers and the fans stand out as some of the most exciting and unique in the world.
Via a vérité approach we witness through hard work, love and sacrifice, how a grassroots company can turn into a global, cultural phenomenon. With punk-rock pro-wrestling as their maxim, we witness not only how wrestling can be cool, but an art form to be respected.
Screening includes Q&A with director, Dale Beaumont-Brown and guests and a discussion after the film.