ZOOM ZOOM: The Professor (2010)


55 mins



All Roads Project’s Women Hold Up Half

The Sky Film Series, Washington DC, 2011

In this creative documentary, we follow the humble career of a man who believed in himself and became the Terrible Warrior, and arguably the greatest boxer to come out of Africa. From the slums of Bukom comes the inspirational story of a young man who believed his destiny was to become a King amongst Kings. Azumah, ZOOM ZOOM "The Professor" Nelson was the WBC World Champion for over a decade, putting the little West African coastal nation of Ghana on the map.


With highlights of rare footage and interviews from Azumah and many others, this is the true testament of the legend's career.

Client: The Azumah Nelson Foundation

Producer: Sankofa Pictures

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