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Occupation: Fighter (2011)

Eight months in the life of a fighter, the film provides the opportunity to discover the MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) sport in a fresh and striking new light, revealing the life of a dedicated ... See full summary »

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Eight months in the life of a fighter, the film provides the opportunity to discover the MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) sport in a fresh and striking new light, revealing the life of a dedicated fighter on his way to the top. In times of hard labor and an infamously tough economy, this film inspires the very spirit of our existence... to never give up. Over the course of 8 months, we learn about the amount of sacrifice and suffering professional fighters have to go through in order to stay competitive. Moreover, the challenges of life such as dealing with stereotypes, financial situations, relationships, and injuries are portrayed as seen through the eyes of a top athlete and the people surrounding him. The storyline continues to intensify as we approach what happens after the 8th month: Fight day! Occupation: Fighter is a feature length documentary film by Andre Enzensberger and Bavayou Films featuring WEC veteran Chad 'Savage' George alongside UFC and Strikeforce legends Josh Barnett, Dan... Written by Anonymous

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The truth about what it takes to be a professional fighter.

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Masterpiece!
20 July 2012 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This movie is as true of a story about a true human being, able to connect into a deep way that will affect people's views on not only the sport but on what a real person is Following chad for 8 months will get you motivated and what makes this movie so great is the fact that it has 1 simple message, go for your dreams

Stop reading this and watch it now It spreads a bright light on the sport In a meaningful way With excellent screenplay This is a film based on raw emotion That captures the ART in mixes martial arts Literally.... Also filled with many different characters noticeable to the hardcore fans of mma All in this movie is a must watch if you crave some motivation In your day and wish to one day go forward with something you love!


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