Official Trailer for ‘Nyad’ Film Starring Annette Bening as Diana Nyad
by Alex Billington
September 7, 2023
“The one one who will get to resolve if I am by way of – is me!” Netflix has revealed the official trailer for Nyad, which is about for each a theatrical and streaming releasing arising this fall. This lately premiered on the 2023 Telluride Movie Competition final weekend to principally optimistic evaluations, and it is taking part in subsequent on the Toronto, Hamptons, and London Movie Festivals. Annette Bening, Jodie Foster, and Rhys Ifans all star in NYAD to inform a outstanding true story of athlete Diana Nyad who, on the age of 60 and with the assistance of her finest good friend & coach, commits to attaining her life-long dream: a 110-mile open ocean swim from Cuba to Florida. It actually occurred! It is also the primary narrative function made by the Oscar-winning documentary filmmakers Jimmy Chin & Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, identified for Meru, Free Solo, The Rescue, and this 12 months’s Wild Life (all nice movies). The solid additionally contains Ethan Jones Romero, Luke Cosgrove, Jeena Yi, and Eric T. Miller. I wasn’t positive I would be impressed by this, however whoa, it seems implausible. Wish to see it on the massive display screen.
This is the official trailer (+ poster) for Jimmy Chin & Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi’s Nyad, from YouTube:
A outstanding true story of tenacity, friendship and the triumph of the human spirit, “NYAD” recounts a riveting chapter within the lifetime of world-class athlete Diana Nyad. Three a long time after giving up marathon swimming in alternate for a outstanding profession as a sports activities journalist, on the age of 60, Diana (Bening) turns into obsessive about finishing an epic swim that all the time eluded her: the 110 mile trek from Cuba to Florida, sometimes called the “Mount Everest” of swims. Decided to turn into the primary particular person to complete the swim with no shark cage, Diana goes on an exhilarating, four-year journey together with her finest good friend and coach Bonnie Stoll (Jodie Foster) and a devoted crusing staff. Nyad is directed by acclaimed doc filmmakers Jimmy Chin & Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi, making their first narrative function after the doc movies Meru, Free Solo, The Rescue, Return to House and Wild Life beforehand. The screenplay is by Julia Cox, based mostly on the e book “Find A Way” by Diana Nyad. Produced by Andrew Lazar and Teddy Schwarzman. Netflix opens Nyad in choose US theaters on October twentieth, 2023, then streaming on Netflix beginning November third.