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Surviving Gazza

Channel 4

FORMAT: 1 x 90′

An unflinching film about football legend Paul Gascoigne’s family as they struggle with his alcoholism and mental illness. Following Sheryl and her children as Paul returns to live with them after 6 weeks sectioned under the Mental Health Act. Sheryl is torn between letting go of a man who still dominates her life and helping the troubled father of her kids. Can the family ever accept they have done everything possible to save him?