BLIND SAILORS RACE ACROSS OPEN WATER
Our 4 minute Trailer has also been produced with Audio Description to be accessible for those visually impaired or blind.
Trailer 4 min
Teaser 1.2 min
Highlighting ability, not disability, this documentary tells the remarkable story of four individuals who share a unique bond—each is vision impaired and striving to race in Japan’s 2013 Blind Sailing World Championship while navigating all the other challenges in life.
We have crossed the finish line! After years of passionate work and with much generous donor support, Sense The Wind is now fully released and available on Vimeo On Demand, ITunes and Amazon movies, streaming as rental or download purchases. The movie version with audio description will soon be live on ITunes. Accessible viewers, please stay tuned!
The film may also be purchased on DVD and limited copies are available. Each copy comes with menu options for captions and audio description. To request your film DVD, please email Christine@SenseTheWind.com.
And, we are thrilled to announce that Sense The Wind is being distributed internationally through Ananda Media, a French distributor specializing in action sports and adventure travel programming for television and digital media. Sense The Wind may now be seen in Columbia and Asia.
Thank you again for presenting your Sense the Wind documentary to the National Maritime Historical Society. We were riveted by the fascinating subject of blind sailing and the awe-inspiring cinematography, and deeply moved by the captivating lives of the sailors in the film.
Director of Development
National Maritime Historical Society
Wonderful production and a great insight on blind sailing at the individual/personal level. I thought the movie did an excellent job indicating how blind individual sail and its remarkable effect on their
I've been around the blind sailors these past days and thought I understood, but after seeing the film... now I really get it.
Chicago Blind Worlds Regatta Chair
Chicago Yacht Club