The Maritime Film Festival is free and open to the public. All movies will be introduced by expert faculty at 7 p.m. in Rizza Auditorium on the campus of Cal Maritime. Free parking will be available in lots A and D. For directions and map of campus, visit www.csum.edu/map.
Dunkirk, March 8
Introduced by Sarah Senk.
Film Description: The 2017 film depicting the Dunkirk evacuation of World War II from three perspectives: land, sea, and air. Written and directed by Christopher Nolan. Introduced by Dr. Sarah Senk.
Losing Sight Of Shore, March 15
Introduced by Sarah Moshman.
Film Description: A documentary that follows the extraordinary journey of four brave women that set out to row the Pacific Ocean from America to Australia unsupported. Introduced by director Sarah Moshman.
Moana, March 22
Introduced by Dr. Katherine Sammler.
Film Description: Disney's animated musical fantasy-adventure featuring the story of the strong-willed daughter of a Polynesian village chief, chosen by the ocean to reunite a mystical relic and a goddess. Introduced by Dr. Katherine Sammler.
The Abyss, March 29
Introduced by Dr. Amy Parsons.
Film Description: When an American submarine sinks in the Caribbean, a U.S. search and recovery team works with an oil platform crew, racing against Russians to recover the vessel. Deep in the ocean, they encounter something unexpected. Written and directed by James Cameron. Introduced by Dr. Amy Parsons.