Maiden

Maiden
  • 2018
  • UK
  • 1h 33min
  • 12
  • Directed by: Alex Holmes

Documentary about the all-female yacht crew that entered the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989, focusing on the life of skipper Tracy Edwards. The footage and interviews are skilfully put together, immersing the viewer in the high stakes of it all and showing what obstacles the crew was up against.

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Performance times

The Corn Exchange, Newbury (0.0 miles)

Market Place, Newbury, England, RG14 5BD
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Tue 23 Apr

  • 18:05

Wed 24 Apr

Parent & baby
  • 11:00

Picture House, Campbeltown (0.0 miles)

26 Hall Street, Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute, PA28 6BU
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Mon 29 Apr

Regent Centre, Christchurch (0.0 miles)

51 High Street, Christchurch, England, BH23 1AS
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Wed 15 May

  • 11:00
  • 14:30
  • 19:30

The Rex Cinema, Berkhamsted (0.0 miles)

High Street, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 2FG
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Wed 24 Apr

  • 14:00
  • 19:30

Robert Burns Centre Film Theatre, Dumfries (0.0 miles)

Mill Road, Dumfries, DG2 7BE
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Tue 23 Apr

£4.60–£20

Wed 24 Apr

£4.60–£20

Reviews & features

Maiden

4 Mar 20194 stars

A trailblazing female yachting crew are the focus of Alex Holmes's powerful documentary

Yachting journalist Bob Fisher famously referred to the first all-female crew who entered the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989 as 'a tin full of tarts,' such was the media condescension and sexism towards these brave women. Fisher is interviewed…

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