Another looming filming date – and we need your help!

Roger-Chris So far A Life Unexpected has travelled to London, Oxford, Dublin, Vienna and Melbourne to interview a plethora of eminent and entertaining individuals, including Sir Roger Bannister, Sir Christopher Chataway, Ulick O'Connor, John Landy, Ralph Doubell and others about the intriguing personality, life and legacy of Franz Stampfl. We have … Continue Reading ››

New interviews: more fascinating facts and stories as filming continues

QuietPlease Filming has been continuing with a new group of fascinating people taking their place in front of the camera to talk about their experiences of the man Franz Stampfl. It was an early, slightly chilly May morning when the A Life Unexpected crew arrived at Melbourne Girls Grammar School … Continue Reading ››

A documentary about the extraordinary life of Franz Stampfl – Austrian Art student turned greatest Athletics Coach of the 20th Century and the man who trained Roger Bannister to break the 4 Minute Mile