Filmmaker Frederick Wiseman Uncovers Hidden World Of The Boxing Gym

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For more than forty years, acclaimed documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman has trained his lens on everything from meat processing and juvenile court to the ballet and opera.  Wiseman's latest film takes a very different tack, bringing viewers inside the world of boxing, seen through Lord's Gym in Austin Texas.

Bill Littllefield, host of NPR's Only A Game, visited Frederick Wiseman in his Cambridge, Massachusetts studio and brings us his report on Wiseman's film "Boxing Gym."

This segment aired on December 16, 2010.


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