Welcome to RiseoftheTigers.com! Here you can find information on “Rise of the Tigers.”

This includes:

Film Synopsis

Press Coverage

Directors’ Page

Movie Posters

Updated Contact Info

Downhill Productions film, Rise of the Tigers, has recently been submitted to various film festivals across the globe! We are very excited for the opportunity to have a large audience see our film and the experience the story of the Kensington High School Football Team.

The festivals we have submitted to are the following:

Philadelphia Film FestivalAustin Film FestivalEdinDocs,  London Independent Film Festival,Portland Film FestivalSouth Dakota Film FestivalSt. Louis International Film FestivalChicago International Film Festival and DOC NYC.

We will keep you posted on which festivals we get accepted to and dates that we be screening. Thanks for all of the support throughout this entire process.


Rise of the Tigers: The Movie is currently in the works via Downhill Productions!

Lift up your soul and rise. Join the Philadelphia Soul and Downhill Productions for an exclusive movie screening and fundraiser event to support the Kensington Tigers Football program. Be the first to preview Rise of the Tigers, a full-length documentary showcasing one man’s dream to help students achieve their full potential through the hard-hitting game of football.

$10 for High School Students
$15 for College Students
$20 for Friends, Family and Online Sales

Ticket includes:
– Movie Screening of Rise of the Tigers
– Access to the 7PM Philadelphia Soul vs. New Orleans VooDoo Game
– Signed Tiger Jones Autograph
– Meet & Greet with the Directors, Players and the Soulmates!

All proceeds benefit the Kensington Tigers football program. Show your support by wearing YELLOW & BLACK! Contact Ellwood Erb at 215.251.0518 or ellwooderb@gmail.com or visit riseofthetigers.com to purchase tickets.

You can check out all news about the upcoming film here or at DownhillProductions.com/Rise.

Here’s the trailer for the movie: