This screening is part of Cinema Akil's Fierce programming - a showcase of films celebrating powerful American women. In T-Rex, 17-year old Claressa Shields from Flint, Michigan has a dream of being the first woman in history to win the gold medal in Olympic boxing. Her fierceness extends beyond the ring. She protects her family at any cost and wishes to take her family to a better, safer place. Winning a gold medal could be her only chance.