Beverly Hills, Ca. on Saturday Evening. I’m sitting down in a little, late 30s theater with about 75 shut mates and relatives of the late Jessi Combs, making ready to look at a personal premier screening of the future Documentary movie about her existence, The Fastest Woman on Earth. The movie actually reveals Jessi’s personal and general public existence, and her quest to break the all-out land velocity report for a female, in the beginning established in 1976 by legendary stuntwoman and fellow badass, Kitty O’Neil at 512 mph.
“Filmed more than 7 years, The Swiftest Woman on Earth chronicles the incredible existence of qualified racer and Tv set persona Jessi Combs. Seamlessly mixing inspiration and heartbreak with joy and tragedy, this feature documentary throws viewers specifically into the cockpit for Jessi’s extraordinary endeavor – and the rate that she eventually paid for achievement.”
All I can say is that this movie is properly-created, participating and entertaining, but utterly gut-wrenching to watch… akin to viewing youthful households board the Titanic or 9/11 footage: You know how it is gonna close. The filmmakers ended up close friends who documented every single phase of Jessi’s inspirational daily life and the motion picture also answered numerous burning thoughts that I had about the accident, and specifics of what exactly transpired on her final operate for glory in the jet-powered North American Eagle. If you have the chance, this motion picture is quite significantly worthy of the enjoy.
Rest in Peace and God Speed, Jessi.
The motion picture premiers on HBO Max on Oct 20th.