The Volcano: Rescue from Whakaari

Opens Wednesday, December 14, 2022

SHOWTIMES AT IFC CENTER

Tickets available by Monday December 12 at 6pm

For years, New Zealand’s island of Whakaari has drawn visitors from around the world with the opportunity to observe an active volcano basin. But one terrifying afternoon in 2019, the volcano erupted with no warning, threatening everyone in its path. Oscarnominated documentarian Kennedy (Last Days in Vietnam) vividly captures the horror and hope of that day, using the voices and cellphone footage of the survivors and of the brave rescuers who saved so many.

  • Running Time 97 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Netflix
  • Director Rory Kennedy
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil, Closed Captioning, Descriptive Audio

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