‘The Rescue’ exemplifies selflessness in effort to save 2018 Thai soccer team

A diver with a headlamp navigates a cave in “The Rescue,” which chronicles the 2018 rescue of 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach who were trapped deep inside a flooded cave. Photo credit: National Geographic.

“The Rescue” is a new documentary about the international effort to save a young boys’ soccer team and their coach who were stranded inside a Thailand cave during a monsoon in summer 2018. Press Play talks with co-directors E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin, the team behind Oscar winner “Free Solo.” 

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