Directors: Kareem Mortimer, Richard von Maur
2010, The Bahamas / USA
Narrative feature / 88 minutes
Justice is a black teenage girl living in Chicago. When her father accepts a job in the Bahamas, they move there against her will. The family is given membership at the exclusive yacht club, but not everyone is happy with the new American imports. Despite attempts to intimidate her, Justice begins to learn how to sail. She joins the annual children’s regatta, determined to win—and to prove true the motto “One Bahamas”.
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Kareem Mortimer is a Bahamian writer, director, and producer. Children of God (2009), his first feature film, won both the jury and audience awards for best film at ttff/10. Wind Jammers is his second feature.
Rick von Maur is a producer and director originally from the US, now living with his family in the Bahamas. Wind Jammers is his first film.
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