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november, 2019

sat02nov1:00 pm3:00 pmSaturday Movie! Maiden1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Culver City Julian Dixon LibraryAudience:AdultsCategories:Film


(Saturday) 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Culver City Julian Dixon Library

4975 Overland Ave, Culver City, CA 90230

Event Details

Maiden is the story of how Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook on charter boats, became the skipper of the first ever all-female crew to enter the prestigious Whitbread Round the World yacht race in 1989. Tracy’s inspirational dream was opposed on all sides: by her male competitors, the chauvinistic yachting press, and potential sponsors, who feared her crew would die at sea. But she refused to give up, remortgaging her home to buy a secondhand boat, putting everything on the line. She and her crew would go on to prove that women are very much the equal of men. 98% Critics Rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

For adults