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The Dawn Wall ()

Cast: Tommy Caldwell, Kevin Jorgeson

Release Date: September 19, 2018

Runtime: 1 hr. 55 mins.

Genre: Program

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. Now they are taking their journey to the big screen when "The Dawn Wall" comes to theaters on September 19 only in a special presentation from Fathom Events, The Orchard, Sender Films, and Red Bull Media House. 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?

Synopsis

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. Now they are taking their journey to the big screen when "The Dawn Wall" comes to theaters on September 19 only in a special presentation from Fathom Events, The Orchard, Sender Films, and Red Bull Media House. 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?