The Will to Fly

The Will to Fly

The Will to Fly

Documentary on Australian Olympic aerial skiing champion Lydia Lassila as she makes her way to the history books by being the first woman to perform the most complex and dangerous manoeuvre of any acrobatic sport; a quadruple twisting, triple somersault. Lassila does so after a break from the sport to become a mother.

201695 minsAustralia, China, Finland, Russia, USA
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Urban Cinefile

Urban Cinefile

press

This limitless marriage of acrobatics and ski jump is beautiful to watch - and Lydia's story is involving and inspiring.

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

It's a grand finale to a revealing exploration of the very nature of the competitive spirit.

4.0
FilmInk

FilmInk

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Effortlessly inspirational, boasting a highly likeable subject... aided by depicting an especially visceral sport whose performances are able to elicit a genuine sense of danger and excitement.

Urban Cinefile

Urban Cinefile

press

This limitless marriage of acrobatics and ski jump is beautiful to watch - and Lydia's story is involving and inspiring.

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

press

It's a grand finale to a revealing exploration of the very nature of the competitive spirit.

4.0
FilmInk

FilmInk

press

Effortlessly inspirational, boasting a highly likeable subject... aided by depicting an especially visceral sport whose performances are able to elicit a genuine sense of danger and excitement.

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