Directors Ian & Dominic Higgins Producer Nigel Martin Davey
Dave Heeley has decided that he wants to follow in the footsteps of renowned explorer and adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes and complete one of the toughest marathons in the world, the “Sevens” - seven marathons on seven continents in seven days. The only problem is that Dave is completely blind.
Through flashbacks we learn how young Dave, an aspiring athlete struggles to come to terms with his inevitable fate and the motivation that leads him to rediscover his love of running.
7 DAYS tells the heart-warming inspirational story of "Blind Dave's" triumph over adversity.
“You’ll struggle to find a more authentic and uplifting story at your local cinema”
Johnny Cee - Film Stories
“Highly recommend it”
Award winning running blogger
“A magnificent film”
Dr. David English CBE
Sir Ranulph Fiennes
World’s Greatest Living Explorer
“I’m done with Heroes from comic books. It’s time for one from West Bromwich!”
BAFTA winning film producer
and advertising legend
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IN THE MEDIA
SIR RANULPH FIENNES OBE
"I was very pleased to hear a film project about Blind Dave Heeley is going to be made, an inspirational athlete and gentleman, I look forward to seeing it"
Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE
Author and 'The Worlds Greatest Living Explorer'
"I was glad to support this film about Blind Dave Heeley it will inspire many. His story will show it's not about what you can't do it's about what you can do"
Sir Doug Ellis OBE
Former Chairman of Aston Villa Football Club
" It was an honour to support him in this and it’s a pleasure to see him carry on his great work.”
Dave Bedford OBE
London Marathon Director
Former World Record Holder 10,000m
"Dave Heeley's achievement is incredible - seven marathons in seven days on seven continents.
I look forward to seeing his adventure in this film."
Jo Pavey MBE - TEAM GB
European 5000M Champion
Five Time Olympian
"I can’t wait for the film on Blind Dave, it will be absolutely fantastic”