Free Solo + Recorded Q&A with Alex Honnold and filmmakers
Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Director: Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Starring: Alex Honnold
Release Date: Wed 12 Dec 2018
The screening will be followed by a recorded Q&A with Alex Honnold and directors Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi & Jimmy Chin..
From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy Chin, the directors of MERU, comes FREESOLO, a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock ... the 3,200-foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park ... without a rope. Celebrated as one of the greatest athletic feats of any kind, Honnold’s climb set the ultimate standard: perfection or death. Succeeding in this challenge places his story in the annals of human achievement.