2016 Edition

The last fight

The last fight

Section: Long Documentary

Country: Kenya

Production Year: 2015

Runtime: 75 Minutes

Director: Jackie Lebo

Screenwriter: Jackie Lebo

Cinematographer: Jim Bishop

Editor: Antoine Morin

Cast: Ndirangu “Coaches” Mahugu, John Kariuki, Mary Muthoni, Issa Mwangi.

Synopsis: In their heydays 'Dallas Boxing Club' and ' Madison Square Garden' provided famous boxers for the Hit Squad, Kenya’s once great national boxing team. Today they are fighting for their survival.

'A Way Out' tells of the uphill battle of Managers Ndirangu Mahungu and Mwangi Muthoga to keep their clubs open for the neighborhood's young people for whom boxing is a lifeline from a life of crime, drugs and alcohol.