Free Solo wins an Oscar
- Saturday 8th August 2020 at 12.23pm
Feb 25th; 2019
As widely anticipated Free Solo, has won an Oscar for best documentary feature.
Adding to its already long line of awards which include a recently awarded BAFTA, Free Solo has now added the ultimate award, an Oscar, for the best documentary of the year.
Accepting the Oscar Free Solo’s director, Chai Vasarhelyi, pronounced: "This film is for everyone who believes in the impossible."
Since being released, Free Solo has seen wide-spread screening at cinemas. Shortly however, Free Solo is being screened at IMAX cinemas.
March 3rd has also been set by National Geographic Channel for the TV premiere of Free Solo. Following an initial rollout in the US, Free Solo will be screened around the world in 172 countries and in 43 languages.
Finally, for full coverage of the Oscars, click through here or watch the team behind Free Solo receive the Oscar in the abc news clip below…