Starring: Nicole Chamoun, Igal Naor, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Louis Hunter, Tyler De Nawi, Claude Jabbour, Neveen Hanna
Director: Jane Allen, Tamara Asmar, Courtney Wise | Length: Not Available
On the Ropes (2018): Produced by Lingo Pictures for SBS, The Ropes is a sexy, gritty drama that is fast-paced and full of heart. It follows aspiring Iraqi-Australian boxing trainer Amirah Al-Amir who has idolised her world champion father Sami her entire life. While working in the family gym in Sydney’s west alongside her two brothers, Amirah negotiates a professional debut match for her hardnosed fighter Jess O’Connor with Sami’s long-time promoter Strick.