Local Leaders, Filmmaker Swim For A CauseCity and county commissioners and a local filmaker stripped down and faced off to raise money for families in Coconut Grove to swim this summer for free.
Facing South Florida: Dawg Fight “Dawg Fight”, a revealing look at South Florida’s underground world of backyard fighting had its world premiere this week at the Miami International Film Festival. This documentary is the latest work of Billy Corben, who also directed such notables as “Cocaine Cowboys” and “The U”. “Dawg Fight” gives viewers a glimpse of Miami-Dade County they’ve likely never seen before. Corben gives Jim an inside look on what that world is all about.
Preview Of Billy Corben's Documentary "Dawg Fight"The director of “Cocaine Cowboys” and “The U” has new documentary coming out Friday – “Dawg Fight.”
Focus on South Florida: Miami International Film FestivalThe curtain goes up in just a few days on the 32nd annual Miami International Film Festival. One of the films making its world premiere is called "Dawg Fight". It is a brutal expose on underground backyard mixed martial arts fighting in one of South Florida's toughest neighborhoods. It is directed by Florida native Billy Corben, who is best known for his documentaries “Cocaine Cowboys”, “The U” and “The U Part Two”. We focus on Corben’s new film in particular and the festival in general.
Going Broke: Life After SportsIt's the kind of money most of us could only dream of especially to play a game. Yet everyday professional athletes cash checks for millions of dollars.
The U Part 2: You Can't Make This Stuff UpThe University of Miami football team may have played their last regular season game over a week ago but the school, the team and its history were front and center on Thursday night at The Colony theatre in Miami Beach.
Tech Sector Businesses Look For Solution to Wynwood Parking Problems Wynwood’s explosive job growth really is a double-edged sword.
Leaders Search For Perfect Spot For Soccer StadiumMiami-Dade County will begin talks this week with a group led by David Beckham to hammer out details of a pro-soccer stadium.
Sun Life Renovation Battle Is The Talk Of The TownMiami-Dade residents won't vote on a plan to renovate Sun life Stadium, but they're still talking about it. The stadium renovation bill died in the Florida House Friday putting an end to early voting.
Exclusive: Movie Director Billy Corben Makes PSA About Teen ViolenceA South Florida movie director known nationwide for films including “Cocaine Cowboys,” “Broke” and “The U” is making a Public Service Announcement aimed at curbing teen violence.
Fins Brass, Local Leaders Travelling To Tallahassee To Pitch Stadium DealJust hours after Super Bowl 47, the Miami Dolphins are headed to Tallahassee to pitch a state of the art stadium plan in hopes of bringing the big game back to South Florida.
Local Leaders Reacts To Florida's Election Embarrassment A headline in Thursday's New York Magazine: "Florida Still Figuring Out That Whole 'Election' Thing."