Shadow Boxer


Directed by Andreas Bøggild Monies



22 min







The young daughter of a professional female boxer realizes that she can only bring her injured, wheelchair bound mom back into the ring, if she takes on the fight herself.


The People’s Choice Award for Favourite Short Film and the Young People's Jury Award for Best Short Film winner at TIFF Kids 2018



  • Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival • Honorable Mention – Curtinhas
  • Sose International Film Festival • Best Interpretation
  • Olympia International Film Festival • Best Short Fiction Film
  • One Country One Film International Film Festival • Youth Jury Award
  • Athens International Children’s Film Festival
  • Lago Film Fest
  • Festival de Cinema de Girona • Children’s Cinema Award
  • Nordisk Panorama Film Festival • Children’s Choice Award
  • DC Shorts International Film Festival
  • In The Palace International Short Film Festival
  • Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia
  • Busan International Short Film Festival
  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival
  • TIFF Kids • The People’s Choice Award for Favourite Short Film


  • Mecal International Short Film Festival of Barcelona | Special program
  • Rotterdam International Film Festival | Educational program


  • Odense International Film Festival

Cast & Crew

  • Cast:Katinka Evers-jahnsen, Marijana Jankovic, Rudi Køhnke, Susanne Bonde, Sandra Yi Sencindiver
  • Script:Andreas Bøggild Monies, Tone Mygind Rostbøll
  • Cinematographer:Sine Vadstrup Brooker
  • Editor:Anna Heide, Andreas Bøggild Monies
  • Sound design & mix:Jacques Pedersen
  • Music:Dmitry Evgrafov
  • Producer:Jeppe Wowk
  • Production Company:Monies Film

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