boxing hall of the Avia Club in Issy-les-Moulineaux. Lucie Jan, 24, parks her scooter at the entrance before putting on her gloves for two hours of intensive training to prepare for her quarter-final of the French amateur championship in -57 kg at Istres ( Bouches-du-Rhône ). « Congratulations on your victory, I really like your makeup … », laughs the president of the Avia Club alluding to the scars of the fight won last Saturday in the round of 16 that remains on his face.
The day has already started a very long time ago for this actress, author and film director. After a morning spent in front of her computer screen answering emails concerning the preparation of her 5th short film, Lucie worked with her director of photography and her assistant director during her lunch break, before an afternoon devoted to the casting of the actor. of his new short film on disability then of a rehearsal with the actress who was chosen. “There are so many days in my day … blows the Parisian who has already played in a dozen short films since … the age of 6. I have a complicated life but it’s cool. Today I feel so good! ”
After a literary baccalaureate in plastic arts and then a year and a half spent in psychology college, Lucie registered for a police competition without passing it before studying at Cours Florent between 2016 and 2019 (for 3 years). She finds her way there. Doing cinema. “Anything I want to do in life, I can do in the movies,” she says. Thanks to the 7th art, I can convey emotions and messages just as well by being in front of or behind the camera. I was able to deal with this subject which was close to my heart, such as the one on domestic violence. ”
In 2016, she discovered the world of boxing by chance. Lucie wanted to soak up the discipline in order to prepare a short film on the noble art. « I immediately hooked up in this brutal and strategic sport where surpassing oneself is fundamental », indicates the one who practiced horse riding from 9 to 20 years old. Gifted, she progresses very quickly. « It’s an example ! Lucie achieves a beautiful course in a short time with 20 fights and 2 participations in the French championship, confides her trainer Nordine Zioui. His qualities are numerous such as his physique, his look, his strike and his great efficiency in terms of shots. She applies what is brought to her in the most beautiful way. «
To finance her artistic projects, Lucie works as a waitress several times a week in a brasserie on the Champs-Elysées. With two dreams in a care of his head: “To participate in the Olympic Games in Paris in 2024 and to be selected one day for the Oscars in Hollywood !. Life is made to fulfill your dreams. ”