Tag: capoeira

Only the Strong (1993)

Only the Strong (1993)

Be honest, if you were born before the 1990's, "Only the Strong" was the first time you ever saw Capoeira in a movie. Largely overlooked during its initial release in 1993, "Only the Strong" has steadily accumulated tons of love over the years for being the first major martial arts film to focus upon the ...

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Interview with Jawed El Berni

Interview with Jawed El Berni

With Ninja II: Shadow of a Tear being released in just a few days time and it being one of the most anticipated action/martial arts movies of the year, we just had to find out a little bit more about the people who made it happen! One of them, Jawed El Berni, plays the character Lucas in the movie and using our ...

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Interview with Lauren Okadigbo

Interview with Lauren Okadigbo

Lauren in cool repose... (Copyright Fearful Symmetry Productions 2013) Recently, at KFK we've witnessed a flurry of rather talented, charismatic and seriously dedicated martial arts femmes beginning to emerge and spring into the light of the silver-screen. They're in growing demand for opportunities encompassing all ...

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Interview with Master Aurelien Henry Obama

Interview with Master Aurelien Henry Obama

In this exciting interview, we conversed with 3rd Dan Cameroonian martial artist, Master Aurelien Henry Obama. We were really intrigued to learn more about the martial arts from Africa itself which –aside from Capoeira- is perhaps not as widely known as those promoted in Asia and Europe. KFK is moving a step closer ...

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Mark Dacascos – training and interview

Mark Dacascos – training and interview

Here we join Mark Dacascos as he does more specific capoeira training under the guidance of his capoeira maestro (teacher). He practices spin kicks on a pad, skip rope, punches and kicks on the bag. In the next scene, we see Mark at the gymnasium stretching out. He talks in detail about the intensive, gruelling ...

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