Huge thanks to Mr Scotty Lawrence for his very generous donation! More news about what is happening next on our website: Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video. Your generosity in supporting this film is greatly appreciated! After the accident he knew he would no longer be able to show athletes what to do, to guide their movements with a telling touch here, an instructive demonstration there, but he acknowledged he still had his most powerful tool. The benefit was that he then knew what buttons to press for each individual athlete, to get the best out of them.
This film will shine a light on an unsung hero of the sporting and motivational arenas, inspiring others to strive for excellence in their own lives. Ron was happy, sharing his stories of Franz and his life with us on camera and I, along with the whole team, feel honoured and privileged to have been the last people to be able to interview him and put his thoughts and experiences on record. Himself – Interviewee Christian Taylor We very much appreciate your support! Stampfl went to the United Kingdom as an art student and he lived for a time in Chelsea with a group of Jewish artists. Audible Download Audio Books. See more films Other films you may like
If Sacchetta is taking some license in suggesting his “family of athletes” tranz have died for Stampfl — a family that, at the time, included Doubell, sprinter Hec Hogan, miler Merv Lincoln, shotputter Bev Francis, various alpine skiers and Fitzroy footballers — they showed what he meant to them after the accident, doing whatever they could to ferry him to and from training every day, as well as facilitate his access around Melbourne University and his home.
See our trailer at: The most easily observed component, however, involved a punishing regime of what became known as interval training.
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Jo Fletcher Unit Manager: Donate to this film. Discussions for the latter are already underway. Stampfl was later sent aboard the overcrowded and under-provisioned Dunera for transport to Australia and internment in Hay, a farming town in south-west New South Wales, then Tatura in country Victoria.
Donate to this film. He asked about their family backgrounds, their childhoods, interests and passions — and if he didn’t know much about them he’d study them. Here was his father, a man of rigid self-discipline and teak toughness, laid out in a way he’d never seen before. Tim McCormick Camera Assistant: Edit Storyline True story of artist turned world-renowned athletics coach – Franz Stampfl. Margaret Woodlock Sally McLean Considering he had just four months with the mile team, how much credit can be apportioned to Stampfl?
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Through interview, re-enactment and archive material this documentary shines a light on a hero of the sporting The benefit was that he then knew what buttons to press for each individual athlete, to get the best out of them. He really had an ability to persuade such satmpfl I’ve never come across in anyone else.
Daniel Salter Production Coordinator Austria: The Austrian had an imposing aura, one accentuated by an apparent brusqueness, the toughness of his training regimens, and his extraordinary history. He’d been told by medical staff his father would never walk again so Anton was torn between grief and revenge fantasies.
Ben is nearing completion of his own documentary “The Show Must Go On” about mental health in the entertainment business in Australia, which has kept him occupied this last year and Sally has just released Season Two of “Shakespeare Republic” starring Alan Fletcher, Michala Banas, Nadine Garner, Christopher Kirby, Dean Haglund and many others, which is already getting some film festival love, following on from the runaway success of Season One.
Huge thanks fraanz all our supporters and donors for helping us mivie this far. We have completed additional filming more on that soon and have one more interview day scheduled in March, before getting fully into the edit later this year.
He would moive a man with rich imagination, capable of intensely feeling physical, mental and spiritual emotions. Stampfl, who became an Australian citizen inhad a structured, settled life until when fate proved again that it didn’t have a sense of humour. It’s thanks to all of you that we have managed to do what we have to date and we are sincerely grateful for your help and support!
Six years later in Mexico, Doubell kicked past Kenya’s Wilson Kiprugut to win the m Olympic gold medalequalling the world record. As dawn broke, we were standing outside Tullamarine Airport, filming a piece […]. This project would suit any philanthropic organization or patron who wishes to be aligned with a film that explores: This film will shine a light on an unsung hero of the sporting and motivational arenas, inspiring others to strive for excellence in their own lives.
Before his death inStampfl would show, over a career of more than 50 years —during which time he coached thousands of athletes in Austria, Northern Ireland, England and Australia — that his “way” was holistic. But say anything like that to Franz and there was a torrent of words. So what was it about Stampfl? Thank you Tanje Ruddick for your donation and lovely message: Add the first question.
Even getting as far as New Zealand for a track meet would be a start. Amid constant speed timing and pulse taking, he devised a training method in which athletes ran, again and again, over a set distance.
About poetry, art, the wisdom of the ancient Greeks, you name it, all the time looking to educate and inspire. The “Champion” team is back in business! Written by Sally McLean. Stampfl’s son Anton, a Sydney physicist, says Stampfl was an intense, loving father, a man interested in politics, cricket, painting, and the world of ideas; a man who was a potent debater who would often take up an opposing view whether he held it or not simply in order to promote a discussion.
There will be interactive elements of the site where people can continue the conversation about Franz’s contribution, as well as discuss how the film has affected or influenced them. Thank you to Jarrod for your donation!
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Philanthropy How does the project meet the aims of a philanthropic foundation? The killer detail, however, was that each distance would be done at a faster speed than the one previous, while the recovery period in between would become progressively shorter.
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