Release date: April 7th, 2019
Run time: 1 hr. 55 min.
Direction: Josh Lowell, Peter Mortimer
Synopsis: WINNER! People’s Choice Award 2019 Wild & Scenic Film Festival. WINNER! Most Inspiring Adventure Film 2019 Wild & Scenic Film Festival. In January 2015, American rock climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson captivated the world with their effort to climb the Dawn Wall, a seemingly impossible 3,000-foot rock face in Yosemite National Park. The pair lived on the sheer vertical cliff for weeks, igniting a frenzy of global media attention. But for Tommy Caldwell, the Dawn Wall was much more than just a climb. It was the culmination of a lifetime defined by overcoming obstacles. Blurring the line between dedication and obsession, Caldwell and his partner Jorgeson spend six years meticulously plotting and practicing their route. On the final attempt, with the world watching, Caldwell is faced with a moment of truth. Should he abandon his partner to fulfill his ultimate dream, or risk his own success for the sake of their friendship? Tonight’s showing is a benefit for SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival. Special Admission $12. You gotta see this film on the Big Screen!