Pride Fighter

After a young Mixed Martial Arts fighter comes out as gay, he is rejected by his masculine fighting partners right before his first fight. 

Pride Fighter is a 15 minute short film that explores masculinity in sports and the struggle of gay athletes. The film was written and directed by Danny Ryan and made by students at the University of Alabama. Pride Fighter is currently in the film festival submission process - festival screenings coming soon!

CAST:
Alex - David Siciliano
Flynn - Adrain Washington
Drew - Keenan Jolliff
Julio - Nelson Ballester
Derek - Mitchell Robbins