600 Days …
HD 1280 x 720 (Original format: 16mm color)
Pt. 1: To Cocos & the Galapagos Islands
Running Time: 90 Minutes
Pt. 2: Cocos & the Galapagos Islands
Running time: 65 Minutes
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600 Days is a feature length two-part documentary that takes us back to the mid 1970s when more owners of small sailing craft were starting to venture far from their home ports
in search of adventure. The original 16mm color sound print has been digitally restored and remastered to HD for theatrical and large TV screen
The documentary was filmed by the skipper
, noted Hollywood cinematographer, Gene Evens (Roots, Jeremiah Johnson, Lady Sings the Blues, Batman and many more movie
and television productions).
In Part 1
, Gene and his wife Josie, sail "Discubridor" ("Discoverer") south from San Diego
down the coast of Baja California
, El Salvador, Nicaragua
, and Costa Rica
where they are joined by their son Ron and a couple of friends for a 300 mile off shore sail to the mysterious Cocos Island.
In Part 2
, the crew explore Cocos Island, sail onto the legendary Galapagos Islands for more exploration, then Gene and Josie sail back across the Pacific and home to San Diego
Throughout their voyage, crew members explore remote
, encounter wild animals
, struggle against storms, and on a few occasions fight for survival.