Sunshine Superman

Release date:May 22, 2015
(limited)

Studio:Magnolia Pictures

Director:Marah Strauch

MPAA Rating:PG (for thematic elements, some language, smoking, and a brief nude image)

Screenwriter:N/A

Starring:N/A

Genre:Documentary

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Plot Summary:

A heart-racing documentary portrait of Carl Boenish, the father of the BASE jumping movement, whose early passion for skydiving led him to ever more spectacular –and dangerous– feats of foot-launched human flight. Experience his jaw-dropping journey in life and love, to the pinnacle of his achievements when he and wife Jean broke the BASE jumping Guinness World Record in 1984 on the Norwegian 'Troll Wall' mountain range. Incredibly, within days, triumph was followed by disaster. Told through a stunning mix of Carl's 16mm archive footage, well-crafted re-enactments and state-of-the-art aerial photography, Sunshine Superman will leave you breathless and inspired.