DIRECTOR'S REEL

KASSIM THE DREAM
DOCUMENTARY


Believe and director Kief Davidson tell the story of Kassi, “The Dream.” Ouma was born in uganda, kidnapped by the revel army ad trained to be a child soldier at the age of 6. Confronted with the choice to kill or be killed, he did what he needed to survive. When the rebels took over the govenment, Kassim became an official soldier and joined the army boxing team. Boxing provided an escape. He defected to Amera and navigated homelessness and culture shock to become junior middleweight champion of the world. But successs in the boxing ring is not enough to keep his childhood demons at bay, and family ties and the pain of a lost childhood draw him back to Uganda.


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