Wednesday, 19 September 2018 - 7:00pm
New York City
From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy Chin, the directors of “MERU,” comes FREE SOLO, 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.
DIRECTED & PRODUCED BY: Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin
FEATURING: Alex Honnold
PRODUCERS: Evan Hayes and Shannon Dill
EDITOR: Bob Eisenhardt