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We’re excited to announce that production has begun on Elaine Epstein’s new documentary featuring the incorrigible David Lawrence. A 2012 Time Out article listed Lawrence as one of the top reasons to love NY. Because the Best Boxing Coach at Gleason’s Gym in Brooklyn...Is a white, middle-aged...ex-convict with a killer right hook, a fancy apartment on the Upper East Side, barely any cash in the bank, a doctorate in literature from CUNY, three hip-hop albums, and five books of poetry under his belt.

Watch this space for news about the films progress.