to Naiad Netflix will soon release a promising but somewhat controversial film. The film is about Diana Nyad, an American marathon swimmer, who finally achieves her big dream on her fifth attempt to swim from Cuba to the United States at the age of 64. However, Nyad is a controversial figure in the world of marathon swimming.
In recent years, Netflix has increasingly tried to launch large-scale film projects. Just think about it Red Notice, BirdBox, Don’t look up And very soon Rebellious moon And the killers.
also naiad It is a prestigious project of Netflix. The film is directed by married couple Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chen. They previously won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature for Breathtaking. solo free. to naiad They make their debut in biographical fiction Find a solution By Diana Nyad.
For our Oscar potential, this time we’re mainly looking at leading actresses naiad. This is how we see Annette Bening (American beauty(As Diana Nyad and Jodie Foster)Silence of the Lambs) as her best friend Bonnie Stoll.
naiad It revolves around long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad. Later in life, she finally wanted to achieve her big goal of swimming from Cuba to Florida. She made that journey of about 180 kilometers four times when she was young, but to no avail. After years of working as a sports journalist, she started feeling the itch again at age 60. She gathered a team of 40 employees around her and started training again. After four years of preparation and waiting for ideal conditions, she was finally able, at the age of 64, to pass through a shark cage in no less than 53 hours.
Despite her impressive performance, Diana Nyad is not a popular person in the world of marathon swimming. According to the Los Angeles Times The American has often made statements in the past about her swimming performance, which later turned out to be incorrect. In addition, she often belittles other swimmers to make her performance look better. Because not everything was properly recorded during her trip from Cuba to Florida, there are critics who question its authenticity.
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naiad It can be watched on Netflix from Friday 3 November.
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