october, 2019

05oct4:15 pmWeight of Water, The4:15 pm CFIS TheaterCategory:Documentary


Event Details

The Weight of Water

Ohio Premiere

Directed by Michael Brown

United States, 78 minutes

At four years old, Erik Weihenmayer was diagnosed with a rare eye disease that left him blind. Determined to not limit his life,
Erik has become an accomplished adventurer, ultimately taking up kayaking. After a great deal of training, he conquers the treacherous Grand Canyon waters, solo. During this unbelievably difficult kayak run, Erik works to overcome his fear of navigating the unpredictable river in the hope of living freely in the moment. Juxtaposed with stunning visuals, watch in awe as Erik partakes in the most challenging, yet important journey of his life.

Sponsored by Lowe’s Greenhouse Florist & Gift Shop, and the Cleveland Sight Center