Her walk down the aisle was a cold, lonely, experience for she did it alone.
In the place of her boyfriend of nine years, was a voice message from him, riddled with apologies.
Numbed by the unexpected rejection, she took solace in the mixed martial arts ring.
The hard training rounds left her spent, a physical numbness to match her emotions inside.
She had the basics of MMA down, solid punching and kicking form. But to win, you need to learn to unlock yourself from holds.
In the fight of her life, she finally learns to let go.
She finds a rebirth in the ring.
‘Unlock’ is part of the Microfilm Music Festival channel, featuring rising directors and production teams from Hong Kong. View more films here.