SailNet Community - View Single Post - Sailing movies/ films
View Single Post
  #22  
Old 11-24-2013
Philzy3985's Avatar
Philzy3985 Philzy3985 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Redondo Beach
Posts: 160
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 4 Posts
Rep Power: 2
Philzy3985 is on a distinguished road
Re: Sailing movies/ films

180* (degrees) South

It's a sailing/surfing/climbing movie with a message about stopping development in South America. There's a good 20 minutes about how the 50' sailboats mast snaps in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, they go to Easter Island and have to step a new mast while anchored in a bay. Pretty interesting rig set up to step the mast. Some funny commentary about how uncomfortable it is to be sailing in the ocean for days on end.

Oh and it's pretty heavily endorsed by Patagonia, but worth a look.
__________________
1985 Catalina 30 Std Rig "A Cenoura"
itsACenoura.tumblr.com
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook