Ship Builder Paporias

Dimitris Morakis in Chios, under the nickname “Paporias” is occupied with traditional shipbuilding for over forty years, since he was 12.

Alone in the waves

The story of a landsmen Milan Koláček who built a racing boat with his own hands and took part in one of the most difficult solo sailing races in the world – Transat 6.50. Nearly eight thousand kilometers across the Atlantic Ocean.

From timber to tide

Ben Harris is a traditional wooden boat builder based in Cornwall, UK. This film documents Ben Harris’ love of woodwork and boat building, how he acquired his skills, and how incredible it is to be able to take something that you’ve built with your own hands out onto the water and sail it across the sea.