October 5, 7 & 8, 2021
Pre-show programming and music from 5:30 pm until the film starts at dusk
Landscape between Sheep Meadow and the 72nd Street Cross Drive
Enjoy preferred seating at this year’s festival, which features three acclaimed documentaries: Academy Award–winning Free Solo, Meru, and the New York premiere of The Rescue.
A chronicle of the enthralling, against-all-odds story that transfixed the world in 2018: the daring rescue of 12 boys and their coach from deep inside a flooded cave in Northern Thailand.
Three close friends who are among the world’s best professional climbers battle their complicated pasts, inner demons, and nature’s harshest elements in an attempt to conquer Mount Meru.
A stunning, intimate, and unflinching portrait of the free soloist climber Alex Honnold as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the 3,000-foot El Capitan in Yosemite National Park without a rope.
Sign up for each individual screening to reserve your seats.
Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for entry. Event is subject to cancellation due to inclement weather.