Young Woman and the Sea


EVENT TYPE: Spotlight

RUN TIME: 100 Minutes

Born in 1905 to immigrant parents in New York City, Trudy Ederle overcame adversity and the animosity of a patriarchal society to rise through the ranks of the Olympic swimming team and complete a staggering achievement – a 21-mile trek from France to England – becoming the first woman to successfully swim the English channel.

VENUE INFORMATION: For this screening, please note that Skylight Cinemas is home to The Cutting Room, Queso Dias, and Brick Oven Bentonville, along with the Skylight Bar, and will be serving meals and beverages at this time. You can order dinner to enjoy during your movie with the server at the theater, and receive your order at your seat.


Director(s): Joachim Rønning

Producer(s): Jerry Bruckheimer, Chad Oman, Jeff Nathanson; Executive Producer: Joachim Rønning

Writer(s): Jeff Nathanson

Cast: Daisy Ridley, Tilda Cobham-Hervey, Stephen Graham, Kim Bodnia, Christopher Eccleston, Jeanette Hain, Sian Clifford, Glenn Fleshler