Filmography

Jean Lara

2 films

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  • Docudrama / Recreation

    Alerte en montagne

    Hélène Dassonville (1959)

    The recreation of a mountain rescue on a vertical rock face in the Mont Blanc Massif. From the Couvercle Hutt, an accident is reported to the rescue service in Chamonix. Immediately a rescue team is organized. A Civil Protection helicopter sees the two climbers in difficulty and injured. After a night spent in the Couvercle shelter, rescuers, heavily loaded, go to the scene of the accident. They must climb to the top and then descend to the height of the climbers. A man rappels and returns the most seriously injured on his back. The descent is difficult. A cable car must be improvised to transport the injured man to the glacier.

    France / 17 min

    Alerte en montagne

    Hélène Dassonville

    • 1959
    • France
    • 17 min
    The recreation of a mountain rescue on a vertical rock face in the Mont Blanc Massif. From the Couvercle Hutt, an accident is reported to the rescue service in Chamonix. Immediately a rescue team is organized. A Civil Protection helicopter sees the two climbers in difficulty and injured. After a night spent in the Couvercle shelter, rescuers, heavily loaded, go to the scene of the accident. They must climb to the top and then descend to the height of the climbers. A man rappels and returns the most seriously injured on his back. The descent is difficult. A cable car must be improvised to transport the injured man to the glacier.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    La République nous appelle

    La République nous appelle

    René Vernadet (1954)

    The Aiguille de la République is one of the needles of Chamonix, in the French side of the Mont Blanc Massif. Two Parisian climbers, Jacques Fromentin and Michel Bastien, after an intense training practicing bouldering in the stones of Fontainebleau, attack the desired climb of the aerial and bold spire. A film by René Vernadet and Hélène Dassonville. Winner of the Cinecitta Coup in the International Sport Film Festival of Cortina d'Ampezzo.

    France / 20 min

    La République nous appelle

    René Vernadet, Hélène Dassonville

    • 1954
    • France
    • 20 min
    The Aiguille de la République is one of the needles of Chamonix, in the French side of the Mont Blanc Massif. Two Parisian climbers, Jacques Fromentin and Michel Bastien, after an intense training practicing bouldering in the stones of Fontainebleau, attack the desired climb of the aerial and bold spire. A film by René Vernadet and Hélène Dassonville. Winner of the Cinecitta Coup in the International Sport Film Festival of Cortina d'Ampezzo.

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