Free Solo

  • Screening Dates: 25th April, 6pm  //  2nd May, 8pm
  • Starring: Alex Honnold
  • Directed by: Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi & Jimmy Chin.
  • Running time: 96 mins
  • Rating: M


Free Solo is a 2018 American documentary film profiling rock climber Alex Honnold, on his quest to perform a free solo climb of El Capitan in June 2017. The film premiered at the Telluride Film Festival on August 31, 2018 and also screened at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival, where it won the People’s Choice Award: Documentaries. It has was received positive reviews from critics and has grossed over $18 million. This film was nominated for Best Documentary Feature at the 91st Academy Awards.