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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 8 wins & 10 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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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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The true story that proved everyone wrong See more »


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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An emotional roller coaster.
15 March 2019 | by dcml-93685See all my reviews

One of the best sporting documentaries ever made, you are with the all female crew (even if you are male) all the way. Through the all the lows and all the highs. The original footage makes it totally authentic. There is excitement, humour and pathos. There are no dull moments or flat spots, the film just grips you from start to finish. You don't have to like sailing or documentaries to love this movie.


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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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