25th Oct2023

Exclusive Interview: Filmmaker Rachel Sarah on documentary ‘Ice Mile’

by Kevin Haldon

Join us for an exclusive interview with acclaimed documentary filmmaker Rachel Sarah, as she takes us behind the scenes of her captivating film The Ice Mile. This incredible documentary is set to screen at the Central Scotland Documentary Festival, and in this video, Rachel shares her insights, challenges, and inspirations that led to the creation of this extraordinary cinematic journey.

“The Ice Mile” delves into the awe-inspiring world of extreme swimming, where athletes push the boundaries of human endurance by swimming a mile in water temperatures of 5 degrees Celsius (41 degrees Fahrenheit) or lower. Through stunning visuals and intimate storytelling, Rachel Sarah’s film introduces us to a remarkable individual who undertakes these daring feats and explores the profound connection between the human spirit and the icy depths of nature.

In our interview, Rachel Sarah discusses her motivations for making The Ice Mile, the extraordinary stories she encountered during the filming process, and the importance of showcasing the indomitable human spirit. From the freezing waters of remote lakes to the dedication of these incredible athletes, this interview provides a glimpse into the world of extreme swimming and the power of documentary storytelling.


Comments are closed.