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Swimming Home

"Swimming Home" is a compelling documentary that follows Erwan Le Roy's inspiring journey to swim the English Channel. Despite having limited prior experience, Erwan sets out to complete this seemingly impossible task within a year, motivated by his mother's cancer diagnosis. Through interviews and observational footage, the film intimately captures Erwan's physical and emotional transformation, showcasing the power of the human spirit and the importance of having a meaningful goal to strive towards. This deeply personal and moving documentary offers a message of hope and inspiration, encouraging viewers to believe that anything is possible with hard work and determination.

  • Eva Ye
  • Erwan Le Roy
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  • Runtime:
    1 hour 7 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    July 31, 2023
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    France, United Kingdom, United States
  • Language:
    English, French
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Director Biography - Eva Ye

Eva Ye is known for The Ballerina, Her Shoemaker and His Apprentice (2016), An Escape (2012) and Headshot (2017).

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