Cruising on the Mary T: Nova Scotia to the Bahamas
85-minute cruising "docu-comedy"
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This feature length film by Amy Flannery, is a rollicking docu-comedy about a couple's year-long sailing adventure.
In February of 2007, Amy and Ken set out for a year-long cruise
up to Canada
and then back down the coast to the Bahamas
. Along the way they encountered assorted equipment
failures, made new friends, visited many interesting places, improved their navigational skills, and made this movie
Follow the intrepid crew of the Mary T as they set out to see the east coast
of North America. Meet a lobsterman in Maine
. Come along for a ride on a Friendship Sloop
. See the spectacular sights of Nova Scotia
and the Halifax
International Busker Festival. Then head
south exploring the ICW
and arrive in the emerald waters of the Bahamas
. Maritime journalist Susie Chatham guides you on this journey of discovery.
Mary T, named for Ken's mother, is a Morgan
38-4, built in 1984. She is 38 feet 4 inches long, 12 feet wide, and has a 5 foot draft
"A cinema-nautical tour de farce, anchored by the irrepressible Susie Chatham. One can only hope for more of such far reaching and insightful commentary on the lives of others from this gifted bespeckled commentarian."
óDave Insley cinematographer of such lofty cinema as John Waters' Polyester, Hairspray and Crybaby