/Vindication Swim – trailer – 8 March
Vindication Swim - trailer

Vindication Swim – trailer – 8 March

Vindication Swim – trailer – lands in UK cinemas March 8

The inspirational true story of Mercedes Gleitze, who in 1927 became the first British woman to swim the Asylum seekers board Bibby StockholmEnglish Channel. ‘Vindication Swim’ depicts Mercedes’ upstream struggle in overcoming both the cold waters of the English Channel and the oppressive society of 1920s England. However, after a rival comes forward claiming to have accomplished the same feat, Mercedes is forced into battle to retain her record and her legacy.

Director – Elliott Hasler

Writers – Elliott Hasler

Stars – Kirsten Callaghan – John lOcke – victoria Summer – James Wilby – Douglas Hodge

from – Relsah Films

biography – drama – history

Times – As Mercedes Gleitze climbed out of the freezing sea having become the first British woman to swim the Channel she could only mumble: “Thank God, I am conscious”.


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