Jiu-Jitsu vs. the World is an ambitious and inspiring documentary that enlightens viewers on the profound life changes that can be experienced through the Brazilian martial art of Jiu-Jitsu. Directed by Dan Lewis with passionate care, this powerful film takes us on a journey across the United States to witness first-hand how practitioners of Jiu-Jitsu use their discipline to reach a higher level of self-realization.
On the surface, Jiu-Jitsu may resemble traditional wrestling, but it requires more than physical brawn. It is a sport that demands strength of awareness and character, as well as patience and empathy. Through its practice, many have found their own way to inner peace and emotional stability. We hear from countless athletes who have experienced profound life transformations through Jiu-Jitsu, changing them for the better in various aspects of their lives – from relationships to general life values.
The film also highlights how these devoted individuals are committed to passing down their knowledge of Jiu-Jitsu to younger generations, believing that teaching children this form of martial art will provide them with greater resilience when facing challenges in life later on.
For those unfamiliar or unacquainted with Jiu-Jitsu, this documentary is an eye-opening experience into a sometimes overlooked world full of beauty, insight and purposeful living. For long time fans of martial arts or even just curious minds looking for something new, Jiu-Jitsu vs. the World is an essential viewing experience – one that will leave you feeling enlightened and inspired!