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Fighter By Nature

Fighter By Nature is a portrait of the life of Marvin McDowell, a Hall of Fame boxing coach from Baltimore, Maryland, as he tries to balance being a coach to inner-city youth while at the same time being a father to his own family. The story follows Marvin as he trains an 18-year-old boxer Antwain Robinson for the Police Athletic League National Boxing Championship in Toledo, Ohio.​


Produced at Ithaca College with JP Keenan and Aryelle Cormier. Awarded a Student Emmy in the documentary category at the 2015 College Television Awards. Official selection at Big Sky Documentary Film Festival and St. Louis International Film Festival. Finalist for the Student BAFTAs. 

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