The film is set to stream on February 3, 2023.
Netflix has released the official trailer for True Spirit. Based on a true story, the film focuses on a solo circumnavigation of the globe undertaken in 2009-2010 by Australian navigator Jessica Watson. At the time of the voyage, she was 16 years old - Jessica became the youngest person in history to sail solo around the world.
"When tenacious young sailor Jessica Watson embarks on a solitary, nonstop voyage around the world without help, many expect her to fail," the film's description notes.
In the new film, Watson's role is played by "Titans" series star Teagan Croft. The film depicts the incredible challenges the brave navigator faced on her 210-day journey and also includes the story of her support from her parents and mentor.
The film is directed by Sarah Spillane, who co-wrote True Spirit with Rebecca Banner and Kathy Randall. The film also stars Cliff Curtis, Bridget Webb, Vivienne Turner, Stacy Clausen, Todd Lazance, Josh Lawson and Anna Paquin. The film is scheduled to release on Netflix on February 3rd.