Imagine you’re a sailor. A sunday sailor. Would you go on a single-handed, round-the-world yacht race?
Meet Donald Crowhurst.
This documentary tells the story of a man who got trapped by circumstances, trapped by his own hopes, trapped by his own lies.
The race itself ended up a catastrophe, but the chain of events leading to a tragic issue for Crowhurst make that story, imho, completely fascinating.
Breathtaking, tragic, and somehow beautiful…