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I Am Alive: Surviving the Andes Plane Crash

Brad Osborne, 2010

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Miracle in the Andes
Nando Parrado, Vince Rause, 2006

I Am Alive: Surviving the Andes Plane Crash is a documentary directed by Brad Osborne in 2010 and based on the book Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home by Nando Parrado and Vince Rause, first published in 2006. The documentary features James Lentzsch, Benjamin Josse, Kelly Haitz, Cindy Latch, Vince Roberts, Dorian Roberts, and others.

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Storyline

The documentary tells the story of the tragedy of Uruguayan Air Force Flight 571 from the point of view of Nando Parrado, one of the survivors. Brad Osborne directs this two-hour special, which includes reenactments of the crash that occurred on October 13, 1972, and the 72-day fight for survival that ensued. The film also chronicles the 37-mile journey out of the mountains made by Parrado and fellow survivor Roberto Canessa.

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Year

2010

Minutes

88

Movie Rate

8.30

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Movie

I Am Alive: Surviving the Andes Plane Crash

Country: USA

Year: 2010

Length: 1h28m

Cover of Miracle in the Andes, the 2006 book by Nando Parrado and Vince Rause

Year

2006

Pages

304

Book Rate

8.54

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Book

Miracle in the Andes

Subtitle: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home

Country: Argentina

First published in: 2006

Length: 304 pages

Genre: Biography

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