Keswick Film Festival

Saturday 17th February 2:30 PM - Theatre By The Lake

Deep Water

Director: Louise Osmond/Jerry Rothwell Country: UK
Cert: PG Year: 2006 Length: 93 mins
2007 Festival
Deep Water

Audience Reaction

Score: 70.83% Attendance: 36


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This documentary focuses on two very different competitors in the 1968 solo round-the-world yacht race. Bernard Moitessier, in days of deep reflection, finds himself; while Donald Crowhurst, a desperate man, decides to pretend he's - then can't go through with his deception. Both families contribute to this moving memoir of the impact of isolation and the overwhelming desire to succeed.

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