Sunday DVD Rental Suggestion (SDRSPodcast) 13: Man on Wire

Year 1
Host: Chetrinity

Main Cast: Philippe Petit
Director: James Marsh
Cinematography: Igor Martinovic
Screenplay by: N/A
Musical Score: J. Ralph, Michael Nyman
Year of Release: 2008
Rating: 12
Genre: Biographical Documentary
Country: United Kingdom / United States
Awards Won: Sundance Film Festival - Jury Prize and Audience Award, World Cinema: Documentary
Budget: £1.1 million

Watch Film
Adapted for Film from To Reach the Clouds by Philippe Petit (p. 2002)
Duration: 1hr 34mins

Show Notes

Favourite Quote: "There is no 'why?'"


Other Details

Read our analysis of this title:
Optimism Creeps into the Last Days of the Documentary Boom

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