The 67 Year Old Powerlifter

Bill Healy hold more than 100 world records. In 2016, he was world champion. He lifts big weights because it helps him stay focused in other parts of life. It helped him get over his drink problems and connect with his family. Now, his family lift weights too. His son and grandson were both world champion last year too. This is his story.

  • Mark Coughlan
    Director
  • Jonathan MacCann
    Camera
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 29 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 31, 2017
  • Country of Origin:
    Ireland
  • Country of Filming:
    Ireland
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Mark Coughlan

Mark Coughlan has been making short documentaries in Ireland for five years. He shoots and edits his work. It's just him, his camera, and his bus ticket.

When he's not doing that, he's employed by RTE, the national broadcaster. He works as a current affairs journalist.

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