Fun parallel storytelling here for the UFC's upcoming fight against Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm on November 14th. Through a series of flashbacks we imagine the girls' journey to get where they are today.
From Rousey’s humble beginnings in Jamestown, North Dakota, to the rising star Holly Holm, the daughter of a preacher man in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Ronda’s mother, Judo instructor Dr. AnnMaria De Mars plays herself. And the teenage-era Rousey is played by Ronda’s real younger sister, Julia De Mars.

Even if you don't care about UFC this is cinematic and epic storytelling at its finest.

Client: Ultimate Fighting Championship Client: Ultimate Fighting Championship / Zuffa, LLC Dana White President Lorenzo Fertitta Chairman & CEO Craig Borsari Executive Vice President, Production & Operations Chris Kartzmark Senior Vice President, Production & Programming Laura Gilbert Production Manager Production Company: Mothership Media, Inc. Neil Huxley Director Tiffani Manabat Vice President | Executive Producer | Advertising & Games Alex Michael Producer Michael Angelos Line Producer Ben Oswald Production Supervisor Adam de Monet Asst. Production Supervisor Joe Faulstich Asst. Production Supervisor Larkin Seiple Director of Photography Mike Saffie 1st AD Abigail Potter Production Designer Digital Production Company: Digital Domain 3.0, Inc. Tiffani Manabat Vice President | Executive Producer | Advertising & Games Neil Huxley Creative Director Aaron Shact Associate Creative Director Alex Michael Post Producer Pedram Torbati Editor Ryan Todd Board-o-matic Editor Andy Davis Flame Artist Sound/Music Design: ECHOLAB Gavin Little Sound Designer/Owner Sound Mixing: Margarita Mix – Santa Monica Original Track: “Experience” (Ludovico Einaudi, Daniel Hope & I Virtuosi Italiani) Nathan Dubin Sound Designer/Mixer Michele Millard General Manager