Expired Movie Night in the Clubhouse

  •  May 3, 2023
     7:00 pm - 10:00 pm


30 Ashbridge's Bay Park Road, Upper Floor, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M4L 3W6

Join us in the clubhouse for ABYC Movie Night at 7 pm

Celebrating Women on the Water

Bowline Films presents in association with Ultimate Sailing
Fresh to Frightening – The Sharon Green Story (19 mins)
A documentary short film by Gareth Kelly

Synopsis – The world of competitive yacht racing is fast, exciting, and glamorous. From the
America’s Cup to the Olympics to billionaires racing across exotic seas it is a world dominated by
Gracing covers of yachting magazines the world over images of these sailboats and their crews
are captured by a small but elite group of yachting photographers – a profession also dominated
by men.
But in the early ’80s, inspired by her father’s Canada’s Cup triumph a young girl from Burlington
Bay Canada, Sharon Green, entered the fray. Ever since Green has established herself as one of
the finest yacht racing photographers of her generation, perfecting aerial photograpy.

This documentary will be followed by the Full Length Documentary Maiden

They Were Told No Because They Were Women. This is the True Story That Proved Everyone Wrong
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.