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Release Date: November 06, 2013
|Production Companies||:||Ciné+, Gaumont, Les films du cap, SCOPE Pictures, A Contracorriente Films, Canal+|
|Producers||:||Adolfo Blanco, Jean Cottin, Sidonie Dumas, Geneviève Lemal, Pascale Béraud, Laurent Taïeb, Manuel Monzón|
|Writers||:||Christophe Offenstein, Jean Cottin, Frédéric Petitjean|
Yann Madec, long-time best mate of Frank Drevil, the star skipper of Global System Insurance, sees his dream come true when he replaces the injured Frank at the last minute for the start of the Vendée Globe. Nine days into the race and leading, Yann is forced to stop in Cape Verde to repair his broken center-board. Back in the race, Yann discovers a stowaway on board, a Senegalese teenager named Moussa. Faced with the risk of disqualification because of Moussa’s presence, Yann hesitates… Their encounter leads to the most unforgettable round-the-world race ever.