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On the Ropes

Fuori dalle corde

Directed by Fulvio Bernasconi
Switzerland, Italy, 2007
Drama, Sport


The story of Mike, a young Italian boxer from Trieste. A troubled man, like many of his peers; thirty years old and still a dreamer. Mike’s dream, shared by his sister Anna, is to become a champ.

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On the Ropes Directed by Fulvio Bernasconi

Awards & Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival

2007 | 2 wins including: Best Actor (International Competition)

Swiss Film Award

2008 | Nominee: Best Film

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