Never give up the fight
In 1962, Fidel Castro banned all professional (for profit) sports in Cuba. For Cuba’s top athletes this means a tough choice. Stay in Cuba, their home, or defect and follow their dreams. This is the story of two-time Olympic gold medalist Mario Kindelán Mesa.
Directed by: Justin Henning
Produced by: SOCIETY (society.tv) in association with EL CENTRAL producciones / Executive Producer: Harry Calbom & David Holm / Producer: Carlos Gómez & Reymel Delgado Rodriguez / Cinematographer: Justin Henning / Movi Operator: Ryan Haug / Assistant Director: Jimmy Ochoa / Camera Assistant: Matt Louie / 2nd AC: Hannol Rodriguez/ Sound: Elijah Lawson & Ariel Novo
Editor: Nick Pezzillo / Post Producer: David Guti Rosado / Colorist: Eric Rosen / Compositor: David Viau / Titles: Jonny Sikov / Music by: Industrial Revelation, Buddy Rich & Solomon Ligthelm / Sound Design and Mixing by: John Buroker at Hearby Sound
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