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THE RESCUE chronicles the enthralling, against-all-odds story that transfixed the world in 2018: the daring rescue of twelve boys and their coach from deep inside a flooded cave in Northern Thailand. Academy Award®-winning directors and producers E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin keep viewers on the edge of their seats as they use a wealth of never-before-seen material and exclusive interviews to piece together the high stakes mission, highlighting the efforts of the Royal Thai Navy SEALs and U.S. Air Force Special Tactics and details the expert cave divers’ audacious venture to dive the boys to safety. THE RESCUE brings alive one of the most perilous and extraordinary rescues in modern times, shining a light on the high-risk world of cave diving, the astounding courage and compassion of the rescuers, and the shared humanity of the international community that united to save the boys.


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6:00 PM: Venue Opens
7:00 PM: Film screening
Venue: The Casino Theatre (10 Freebody Street, Newport)
Run time: 107 minutes
Directors: Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
The Rescue
This is a past event

A pulse-thumping, nerve inducing non-fiction standout.

Associated Press

The Rescue is a miracle. A must-see!


Extraordinary. A rousing film that celebrates humanity at its most selfless.


Riveting. Expertly Assembled. Incredibly moving and thrilling to watch

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