Toronto International Film Festival announced the second set of films in the Gala and Special Presentations programs screening this September at the 44th edition of the Festival.
The Aeronauts (2019)
NAME OF FILM: THE AERONAUTS (2019)
DIRECTOR(S): Tom Harper
STARRING: Felicity Jones, Eddie Redmayne
GENRE: Sci-Fi Film
SYNOPSIS: In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren (Felicity Jones) teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher (Eddie Redmayne) to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and furthering scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.