How would you rate your balance? Mine’s about a seven. That’s good enough to make it approximately 10 feet on a railroad track, but not quite good enough to walk across a thin cable hung between two skyscrapers.

As previously reported, “Man on Wire”, a documentary about the amazing events that also inspired the children’s book “The Man Who Walked Between the Towers“, will open August 8.

Pop culture website BuzzFeed put together a nice roundup of links (including a glowing New York TImes review) on what looks to be an outstanding film. Click the image below to find out more.