Missed #KickMe ? Well, you can still see a film by some of #NorthernIreland 's #bighitters from the film industry. They came out in force in the making a documentary about #BillyMurray & the #ProKickGym for the BBC WATCH IT AGAIN #BBC One TrueNorth :-
Production by: Award winning production company 'Double Band Films’ Established in 1988 by Michael Hewitt and Dermot Lavery. Belfast-based DoubleBand Films are one of the most vital and influential production companies in Northern Ireland.
Director: 'Kick Me’ was directed by Award winning director Michael Lennox - In 2015, Lennox, directed Boogaloo and Graham and they won a BAFTA Award for Best British Short Film - his team was also nominated for an Oscar at the Academy Award for Best Short Film, Live Action. Michael met Billy through a project with Cinemagic. Michael was the director of a short film called 'Punch' which Billy Murray played a boxing coach. Michael has just recently directed an episode of the acclaimed ITV drama series, Endeavour. He is currently working on a new television 6 part series for Channel 4.
Music: No punches or Kicks pulled here either. The music for 'Kick Me', is by none-other than Belfast's award winning composer, David Holmes. Holmes, a winner of two Ivor Novello awards. David has scored dozens of Hollywood movies, example, Oceans Eleven, 12 and 13 for Steven Soderbergh to name a few. David Holmes
BBC 1 NI viewers had a rare glimpse behind the the scenes of one of Ireland’s most successful kickboxing gyms - the ProKick Gym in Belfast.