First screened in August 2019
Director: Alex Holmes. Documentary about the first all-female competitive sailing crew, participating in a round-the-world competition in the late 1980s. Twitter Capsule:
Handily prioritizes narrative and emotional drive over depth or formal inspiration. That's fine. Rare, proficient, rousing.
Not looking to reinvent the documentary mold, but the women's own victory was as much about nailing existing best practices as innovating new ones.