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Summary: A documentary about 19-year-old Irish boxer Francis Barrett who as a member of the "Travellers" a small, rootless, and often poor subclass of caravaners derisively known as "Irish Gypsies," is determined to gain respect for himself and his family by training and representing Ireland in the 1996 Olympic Summer Games in Atlanta.


Runtime: 77 min
Production: Bórd Scannán na hÉireann
Genres: Sport, Documentary
Countries: UK, Ireland
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jul 17, 2001
Director Credit
Liam McGrath Director
Cast Credit
Chick Gillen Himself
Colum Flynn Himself
Eamonn Hunt Narrator
Francis Barrett Himself
Gerry Callan Himself
Jim McGee Himself
Luigi Leo Ken Thomas
Nicolas Cruz Hernandez Himself
Tom Humphries Himself
Producer Credit
Claire Duignan Executive Producer
Lesley McKimm Line Producer
Paddy Breathnach Producer
Robert Walpole Producer
Rod Stoneman Executive Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: