Desperate Journey: The Allison Wilcox Story


2h 1993

Brief Synopsis

A pregnant, strong-willed woman takes up sailing as part of her therapy while recovering from leukemia. Based on a real-life story, the woman struggles to survive when her boat capsizes during a hurricane.

Film Details

Release Date
1993
Location
Queensland, Australia; Elizabeth City, North Carolina, USA; Bahamas

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

A pregnant, strong-willed woman takes up sailing as part of her therapy while recovering from leukemia. Based on a real-life story, the woman struggles to survive when her boat capsizes during a hurricane.

Crew

Jessica Alan

Post-Production Assistant

Peter Armstrong

Special Effects

Danny Baldwin

Stunt Coordinator

Steve Bruce

Best Boy

Derrick Chetwyn

Props Buyer

Silla Childs

Other

Michael Chorney

Art Director

Bob Clayton

Sound Recordist

Paula Connelly-skorka

Associate Producer

Deb Copeland

Production Coordinator

David Copping

Production Designer

Thierry Couturier

Sound Effects

Elaine Crowther

Art Department Coordinator

Chris D'antoni

Executive Producer

James D'antoni

Executive Producer

Dawn Douglas D'or

Wardrobe Supervisor

Michael Daczynski

Visual Effects

Lynn Marie Danzey

Script Supervisor

Glenn Dawe

On-Set Dresser

Chris Drewnicki

Visual Effects Supervisor

Victor Dubois

Editor

Dale Duguid

Visual Effects Designer

Juan Garza

Assistant Editor

Howard Grigsby

Production Manager

Sally Grisby

Costume Designer

Hal Harrison

Post-Production Supervisor

Adam Head

Storyboard Artist

Sandra Hoffenstetz

Assistant

Tony Holthan

Gaffer

Bob Howard

Assistant Director

Brandon Howard

Assistant Director

Craig Hunter

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Jill N Jackson

Production Assistant

Kerry Jackson

Key Grip

Scott Johnson

Assistant Director

Stan Jones

Music Editor

Beth Klein

Casting

Jordan Klein

Photography

Michael Lake

Line Producer

Michelle Lang

Casting Associate

Kevan Lind

Photography

Neville Mason

Transportation Manager

Steve Mason

Director Of Photography

David Mchugh

Music

Ken Mcleod

Technical Advisor

Gary Mcnamera

Other

Peter Moves

Props

Liz Mullinar

Casting

Lynn Paetz

Production Auditor

John Parker

Construction Manager

Romas Petratis

Unit Manager

Jonathan Rintels

Screenplay

Debby Ruby-winsberg

Adr Editor

Viv Rushbrook

Makeup Artist

Kent Santilla

Dolly Grip

Harry R Sherman

Producer

Angela Spieles

Post-Production Coordinator

Margaret Stevenson

Makeup Artist

Nello Torri

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

David Tremont

Visual Effects

Kevin Turner

Special Effects

David John West

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Dave Williamson

Camera Operator

Peter Woodward

Hair Stylist

Film Details

Release Date
1993
Location
Queensland, Australia; Elizabeth City, North Carolina, USA; Bahamas

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States December 5, 1993

Began shooting August 1993.