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David Tryhorn


David is an award-winning sports documentary director and producer. He has directed, produced and executive produced projects for Netflix, Amazon, Universal Pictures and Sky Documentaries. His first feature, Crossing the Line, won Best Documentary at the 2017 British Sports Journalism Awards.

In 2019, he was supervising producer on Andy Murray: Resurfacing for Amazon Prime. The following year, he set up and executive produced Amazon Prime’s first foray into the Brazilian market with All or Nothing: Brazilian National Team. David then directed and produced the Grierson shortlisted Pelé for Netflix in 2020 and, after consulting on Netflix’s Neymar: The Perfect Chaos, he directed the acclaimed The Figo Affair, a number one documentary for Netflix in Spain. He is currently executive producing two further feature documentaries with Netflix for release in 2023.