The DVD is here!

The long-awaited moment has arrived: "Charlotte" has debuted on DVD! The film is available here on our Shop page and at participating independent bookstores and maritime museums.

"Catch hold of the passion for craftsmanship and the craft that emerge with such grace from this yard. If you care even a little about such things, you cannot be unmoved by the portrait this lovely film paints." — Jon Wilson, Founder and Editor-in-Chief, WoodenBoat magazine.

"If you are a boatbuilder, love a boatbuilder or ever dreamed of being a boatbuilder, the beautifully filmed and absolutely authentic documentary Charlotte takes you inside the boatshop, into the bay, through the seasons, travails and bliss of traditional boatbuilding." — Kaci Cronkhite, Director, Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival



- Interviews with Nat Benjamin, builder and owner of “Charlotte”,Gannon & Benjamin boatwrights,
and historian Matthew Stackpole.
- Commentary by director Jeffrey Kusama-Hinte and cinematographer Brian Dowley.
- Additional scenes.


Copyright: 2011 Antidote International Films, Inc.
Running Time: 1 Hour, 36 Minutes
Picture Format: Widescreen
Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
Sound: English 5.1