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Sundance Review – JAMES MARSH’S “MAN ON WIRE”

Sundance Review – JAMES MARSH’S “MAN ON WIRE”

In 1974, Philippe Petit committed one of the world’s greatest “art crimes”: walking across a tightrope strung between the then unfinished World Trade Center towers. It’s a gorgeously ephemeral stunt. Walking some 1,200 feet above the street, Petit was barely visible, and might not have been noticed if not for his own assistants looking up […]

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