Screening: ‘Windshipped’
Thu, Jan 26, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm


A screening of the documentary ‘WindShipped,’ about the only Sail Cargo venture currently operating in North America—Hudson River Sail Freight Schooner Apollonia—followed by tasting event including Q&A with Director Jon Bowermaster and Captain Sam Merrett, along with members of the crew.

Doors open at 6:30; screening at 7:00. Free entry; donations encouraged to support the project and to cover event costs.

Jon Bowermaster has written eleven books and produced/directed more than thirty documentary films. His feature documentaries include ‘Dear President Obama,’ ‘Antarctica, on the Edge,’ ‘After the Spill’ and ‘Ghost Fleet.’ He is a longtime contributor to magazines ranging from The New York Times Magazine and The Atlantic to Outside and Rolling Stone.

Sam Merrett (UCSG Captain) walks that fine line between multi talented and totally manic. He is a visionary in the Hudson Valley.