Thursday 6th, June – 9:00 p.m. – Studio 43

François Gabart, ocean racer (François Gabart, coureur au large)

A film by Yves Legrain-Crist. Production: Kanari Films, with the participation of Canal+. In coproduction with Tébéo, TVR and TY Télé. France – 64 min. – 2013.

François Gabart is the rising star of ocean racing. In November 2012, he took part in his first Vendée Globe, the most prestigious solo sailing race. His first race was a real achievement! After 78 days, 2 hours, 16 minutes and 40 seconds at the helm of his monohull, he finished the race fascinating millions of fans. The film describes the career of this young sailor, his trainings, his preparation and his race filmed during the crossing.