Gilbert Klingel: Life and accomplishments

This overview is from a biography posted by Stuart Coleman, the grandson of Wally Coleman, Klingel’s shipmate in the Inagua saga, and written by Marcy Benouameur, Gilbert Klingel’s daughter. The full biography is available as “The Author | Inagua the Book” at www.inaguabook.com, see link below. Gilbert Klingel, a man of many talents, was an …

Klingel film wins top honors and Grand Prize Award

RVA poster

Great News! The biographic documentary film, “The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel” directed by Dave Miller, has been awarded the Grand Prize Award and top honors at the RVA Richmond Environmental Film Festival. “The Legacy of Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel” will be shown Sunday, February 10th, at the Byrd Theatre in Richmond, at 3 …

Film – Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel

Gilbert Klingel 1929

Filmmaker Dave Miller of Aylett, Virginia is currently creating a documentary film about Gilbert Klingel and Freya’s journey home to Gwynn’s Island, VA. Titled “Gilbert Klingel: Man of Steel”. Miller, whose film projects about the Chesapeake Bay including “Journey on the Chesapeake” and “Oysters, Boats and Men”, have been well-received, said his new film will …