Footy coach Albert Muri is devoted to training young men in his poverty-stricken community, steering them away from crime and into sports.
Albert’s last great hope is his youngest son, Dia who helps him train a local rugby team, channeling criminal minds into sporting heroes.
Help our protagonist Coach Albert and his son Dia buy sporting equipment including shoes, jersey's and training gear. Many of the players do not have shoes. Living in the poor settlement without water is a daily struggle. Sport is their one hope.
Set amid the squalor of one of Papua New Guinea’s infamous settlements, THE DOGGIES is a modern-day parable of once tribal men finding their feet through the game of rugby league. A father steers young men away from crime into sporting heroes.