There are very few sportsmen and women who transcend their chosen game. This is about a boy, rejected by his father, searching for the love he was denied as a child. The most feared and admired player of all time, rugby’s first global superstar, Jonah Lomu. The essence of this film is profoundly human, leaving a six-foot-five hole in all of our hearts.

Status: In Development

A Sylver Entertainment & Tahi production

Sales: Dogwoof

Directors: Gavin FitzGerald & Vea Mafile’o

Born and bred in Dublin City, Gavin FitzGerald is an award winning director whose documentaries have featured on Netflix, BBC & ARTE and have premiered at prestigious international film festivals such as HotDocs. He is perhaps best known for making high profile celebrity biographies but has also directed IFTA nominated festival favourites, sporting docu-series and multi-award winning short films. With lots in the pipeline, Gavin is focusing on stories that excite while delving into deeper aspects of the human condition and shining a light on subjects matters that deserve conversations.


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