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Maiden (2018)

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The story of Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook on charter boats, who became the skipper of the first ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989.

Director:

Alex Holmes
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 7 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Frank Bough Frank Bough ... Self (archive footage)
John Chittenden John Chittenden ... Self
Bruno Du Bois Bruno Du Bois ... Self
Pat Edwards Pat Edwards ... Self (archive footage)
Tracy Edwards Tracy Edwards ... Tracy Edwards
Bob Fisher Bob Fisher ... Self (archive footage)
Howard Gibbons Howard Gibbons ... Self
Jo Gooding Jo Gooding ... Self
Nancy Harris Nancy Harris ... Self
Angela Heath Angela Heath ... Self
Marie-Claude Heys Marie-Claude Heys ... Self
Sally Hunter Sally Hunter ... Self
Jeni Mundy Jeni Mundy ... Self
Skip Novak Skip Novak ... Self
Barry Rickthall Barry Rickthall ... Self
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Storyline

The story of Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook on charter boats, who became the skipper of the first ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989.

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Taglines:

The true story that proved everyone wrong See more »

Genres:

Documentary | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for language, thematic elements, some suggestive content and brief smoking images | See all certifications »
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Trivia

Alex Holmes got the idea for the film after Tracy Edwards made a speech at his daughter's school. See more »

Quotes

Tracy Edwards: We were a real mixed bag of mostly dropouts, misfits and gypsies and nomads. We were all running away from something, but we were family units... I mean surreal family units.
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Fantastic, exhilarating, wonderful
5 January 2020 | by GoRangers7See all my reviews

An absolute gem of a documentary. I was completely unaware of this story, don't know if it ever made news in the U.S., so hats off to the producers for telling the world about these amazing women. This is a must-see documentary for anyone, and ESPECIALLY if you're a dad with athletic daughters - you must sit with them and watch it together.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

28 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Maiden See more »

Filming Locations:

Southampton, England, UK See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$46,931, 30 June 2019

Gross USA:

$3,168,978

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,495,241
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Company Credits

Production Co:

New Black Films See more »
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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