Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Biography
A native of the United States, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi is a famous American documentary filmmaker. Nevertheless, she was the director, along with her husband, Jimmy Chin, of the film Free Solo, which won the 2019 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Age
Vasarhelyi is 44 years old as of 2022. She was born in 1978 in the United States. Her date of birth and birthday has been publicly not mentioned. We will update this section once the information is available.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Height
Vasarhelyi stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall and weighs 60 kg (132lbs).
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Education
Vasarhelyi is a graduate of The Brearley School. She holds a B.A. in Comparative Literature from Princeton University.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Family
Vasarhelyi was born and raised in the United States by her parents. She is the daughter of Miklós Vásárhelyi, a college professor, and Marina Vasarhelyi, a college administrator. Her father is from Hungary and her mother is from Hong Kong.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Husband
Vasarhelyi married Jimmy Chin, a photographer for National Geographic and a professional climber and skier, on May 26, 2013. They have two kids; Marina Chin and James Chin.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Net Worth
Vasarhelyi has an estimated net worth of$1.7 million dollars.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Career
After graduation, Vasarhelyi embarked on her directorial career wholeheartedly. Her commitment to the field has gained her respect and praise from the global audience.
She wrote scripts, directed, and starred in her first documentary, A Normal Life, released in 2003. It received the best documentary honor at the 2003 Tribeca Film Festival. Afterward, late director, Mike Nichols, hired Jimmy Chin’s wife, Elizabeth as his assistant in Closer.
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi Movies and Tv Shows
- Free Solo 2018
- The Rescue 2021
- Meru 2015
- Return to Space 2022 Youssou Ndour: I Bring What I Love 2008
- Incorruptible 2015
- Touba 2013
- 14 Peaks: Nothing Is Impossible 2021 A Normal Life The Helicopter Heist Meru, l’ascension impossible The
- Fourth Phase 2016 Magic Hour 93rd Academy Awards The Mint Meru: El Gran Reto del Himalaya (Subtitulada) İmkansız Tırmanış