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Dream of Gold comes true for 'T-Rex'

As part of its Wednesdays at the movies series featuring curated films, the Ashland Independent Film Festival is presenting, T-Rex.

It's a 2015 documentary film about Claressa Shields, a 17-year old from Flint, Michigan who dreamed of being the first woman in history to win a gold medal in Olympic boxing.

Creative Way host Vanessa Finney speaks with AIFF Executive Director Jim Fredericks, filmmaker Gary Kout, and T-Rex director Drea Cooper.

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