Man On Wire

Feature Documentaries

Groundbreaking Oscar-winning documentary which chronicled the story of Philippe Petit, a French tightrope walker who in 1974 committed the artistic crime of the century - spending 45 minutes dancing across a tightrope he had positioned between the rooftops of the Twin Towers in New York.

Best Documentary: 2009 Academy Awards (WON)
Best British Film: 2009 BAFTA Awards (WON)

Production Company

Wall to Wall & Red Box Films


James Marsh