Sunday, July 3rd
10:00am

Free swim

A film by Jennifer Galvin
Production: Reelblue
USA/Bahamas, 50 minutes, 2009, France premiere

Free Swim is a one hour documentary about the paradox of islanders not knowing how to swim. Taking place on Eleuthera in the Bahamas we fellow a group of kids as how to swim. Taking place on Eleuthera in the Bahamas we follow a group of kids as they overcome their fears, gain confidence and reconnect with their environment by learning to swim in open waters. With fresh memories of a friend drowning and the conflicts of growing tourism, for these kids it’s not just about floating, but gaining new skills for their future.