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    Terra X - Tatort Matterhorn Vod

    Terra X - Tatort Matterhorn

    Gieri Venzin (2015)

    Terra X - Tatort Matterhorn is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Matterhorn. It was directed by Tilman Remme in 2015 and produced by SRF. It features David Göttler, Pen Hadow, Stephen Venables, Benedikt Perren, Christian Schwarzenegger, Craig Fletcher and others.

    Germany / 43 min

    Terra X - Tatort Matterhorn

    Gieri Venzin, Tilman Remme

    • 2015
    • Germany
    • 43 min
    Terra X - Tatort Matterhorn is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Matterhorn. It was directed by Tilman Remme in 2015 and produced by SRF. It features David Göttler, Pen Hadow, Stephen Venables, Benedikt Perren, Christian Schwarzenegger, Craig Fletcher and others.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Encordés Vod

    Encordés

    Frédéric Favre (2017)

    For a year and a half, filmmaker Frédéric Favre follows three ski mountaineers as they prepare for the Patrouille des Glaciers, a tough race through the Swiss Alps. Florence wants to race in memory of her father, but she is struggling to fit into his team. Guillaume is a seasoned competitor. He finds it difficult to reconcile family, work and passion. Antoine comes out of detoxification. By racing, he wants to prove to the world that he is not less than nothing. An intimate journey, an adventure that will transform them all.

    Switzerland / 106 min

    Encordés

    Frédéric Favre

    • 2017
    • Switzerland
    • 106 min
    For a year and a half, filmmaker Frédéric Favre follows three ski mountaineers as they prepare for the Patrouille des Glaciers, a tough race through the Swiss Alps. Florence wants to race in memory of her father, but she is struggling to fit into his team. Guillaume is a seasoned competitor. He finds it difficult to reconcile family, work and passion. Antoine comes out of detoxification. By racing, he wants to prove to the world that he is not less than nothing. An intimate journey, an adventure that will transform them all.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Sherpas - Die wahren helden am Everest (1 folge) DVD

    Sherpas - Die wahren helden am Everest (1 folge)

    Frank Senn (2009)

    Sherpas - Die wahren helden am Everest (1 folge) is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Everest. It was directed by Frank Senn in 2009 and produced by SRF. It is a part of the series SF DOK. It features Kari Kobler, Norbu Sherpa, Long Dorje Sherpa, Ang Nima Sherpa, Pasang Tiki, Ang Phuti and others.

    Switzerland, France, Germany / 95 min

    Sherpas - Die wahren helden am Everest (1 folge)

    Frank Senn, Otto C. Honegger, Hari Thapa

    • 2009
    • Switzerland, France, Germany
    • 95 min
    Sherpas - Die wahren helden am Everest (1 folge) is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Everest. It was directed by Frank Senn in 2009 and produced by SRF. It is a part of the series SF DOK. It features Kari Kobler, Norbu Sherpa, Long Dorje Sherpa, Ang Nima Sherpa, Pasang Tiki, Ang Phuti and others.

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  • Documentary / Live Broadcast

    Men against the Matterhorn

    Men against the Matterhorn

    Alan Chivers (1965)

    A climb to mark the 100th anniversary of the first ascent of the Matterhorn, live on TV. The program, a co-production of the Swiss, French, Italian and British televisions, was shown throughout Europe, in the United States and in Japan in a series of 5 broadcasts between 8 and 16h. This film is the re-edited version by the BBC of all the broadcasts in a single program. Ian McNaught-Davis roped with the guide Heinrich Taugwalder and Jean Juge with Robert Bichler narrate the ascent while they climb by the original Whymper route. They follow the progression of Michel Darbellay and Hilti von Allmen who climb the north face by the Schmidt route. All them meet at the summit.

    UK / 50 min

    Men against the Matterhorn

    Men against the Matterhorn

    Alan Chivers

    • 1965
    • UK
    • 50 min
    A climb to mark the 100th anniversary of the first ascent of the Matterhorn, live on TV. The program, a co-production of the Swiss, French, Italian and British televisions, was shown throughout Europe, in the United States and in Japan in a series of 5 broadcasts between 8 and 16h. This film is the re-edited version by the BBC of all the broadcasts in a single program. Ian McNaught-Davis roped with the guide Heinrich Taugwalder and Jean Juge with Robert Bichler narrate the ascent while they climb by the original Whymper route. They follow the progression of Michel Darbellay and Hilti von Allmen who climb the north face by the Schmidt route. All them meet at the summit.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Sherpas - Die wahren Helden am Everest (3 folgen)

    Frank Senn (2009)

    A documentary about the unsung heroes from Nepal with out their help and assistance it is unthinkable to concur the summit of world's highest mountain, the almighty Mount Everest. Yet Sherpas are never on the news, nobody really knew about them and their contribution towards the expedition are easily forgotten. This documentary tries to focus on them and brings out the story of the Sherpas to the world.

    Switzerland, France, Germany / 153 min

    Sherpas - Die wahren Helden am Everest (3 folgen)

    Frank Senn, Otto C. Honegger, Hari Thapa

    • 2009
    • Switzerland, France, Germany
    • 153 min
    A documentary about the unsung heroes from Nepal with out their help and assistance it is unthinkable to concur the summit of world's highest mountain, the almighty Mount Everest. Yet Sherpas are never on the news, nobody really knew about them and their contribution towards the expedition are easily forgotten. This documentary tries to focus on them and brings out the story of the Sherpas to the world.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Todd an der Ama Dablam

    Frank Senn (2011)

    First episode of 'Die Bergretter im Himalaya' a series chronicling the story of a true pioneer project in the Himalayas - the construction of a helicopter rescue station in the midst of the eight-thousanders. In this episode we see the arrival of Gerold Biner and Bruno Jelk to Kathmandu in spring 2010. Their goal was and is to build a rescue station in the Himalayas together with a team from the Nepalese helicopter company Fishtail Air. To do this, they have to fly to heights that no one has dared to climb before...

    Austria, Switzerland / 52 min

    Todd an der Ama Dablam

    Frank Senn, Hari Thapa

    • 2011
    • Austria, Switzerland
    • 52 min
    First episode of 'Die Bergretter im Himalaya' a series chronicling the story of a true pioneer project in the Himalayas - the construction of a helicopter rescue station in the midst of the eight-thousanders. In this episode we see the arrival of Gerold Biner and Bruno Jelk to Kathmandu in spring 2010. Their goal was and is to build a rescue station in the Himalayas together with a team from the Nepalese helicopter company Fishtail Air. To do this, they have to fly to heights that no one has dared to climb before...

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

    Sonam Ri - Le sommet porte-bonheur

    Sonam Ri - Le sommet porte-bonheur

    Stéphane Schaffter (2014)

    An expedition to northern India, in Zanskar, under the theme of the transmission of knowledge between 2 Himalayan guides: Stéphane Schaffter and Pierre Morand, and 3 young and talented riders, Christelle Marceau, Laura Bolheber and Jeremy Pernet. Apotheosis, the adventure will be crowned with success by the opening of a 6'500 meters virgin in the unknown valley of Reru. The team will call it the Sonami Ri or Lucky Charms, translated.

    Switzerland / 54 min

    Sonam Ri - Le sommet porte-bonheur

    Stéphane Schaffter, Sandy Palenzuela

    • 2014
    • Switzerland
    • 54 min
    An expedition to northern India, in Zanskar, under the theme of the transmission of knowledge between 2 Himalayan guides: Stéphane Schaffter and Pierre Morand, and 3 young and talented riders, Christelle Marceau, Laura Bolheber and Jeremy Pernet. Apotheosis, the adventure will be crowned with success by the opening of a 6'500 meters virgin in the unknown valley of Reru. The team will call it the Sonami Ri or Lucky Charms, translated.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Rettung am Manaslu

    Hari Thapa (2011)

    Third episode of 'Die Bergretter im Himalaya' a series chronicling the story of a true pioneer project in the Himalayas - the construction of a helicopter rescue station in the midst of the eight-thousanders. In this episode, a Korean team searched the 8163 metre high Manaslu with a special expedition for two colleagues who had disappeared last year at over 7000 metres. The mountain rescuers, with pilot Dani Aufdenblatten, recover one of the corpses and fly it to the small village of Samagaun. There the Korean friends and family have prepared a Buddhist ceremony to say goodbye worthily to their colleague...

    Austria, Switzerland / 52 min

    Rettung am Manaslu

    Hari Thapa, Frank Senn

    • 2011
    • Austria, Switzerland
    • 52 min
    Third episode of 'Die Bergretter im Himalaya' a series chronicling the story of a true pioneer project in the Himalayas - the construction of a helicopter rescue station in the midst of the eight-thousanders. In this episode, a Korean team searched the 8163 metre high Manaslu with a special expedition for two colleagues who had disappeared last year at over 7000 metres. The mountain rescuers, with pilot Dani Aufdenblatten, recover one of the corpses and fly it to the small village of Samagaun. There the Korean friends and family have prepared a Buddhist ceremony to say goodbye worthily to their colleague...

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Einsatz am Everest

    Frank Senn (2011)

    Second episode of 'Die Bergretter im Himalaya' a series chronicling the story of a true pioneer project in the Himalayas - the construction of a helicopter rescue station in the midst of the eight-thousanders. In this episode we see how the deadly crash of the Nepalese team half a year ago at Ama Dablam changed everything. The question arises whether the construction of a rescue station in the Himalayas is still feasible at all...

    Austria, Switzerland / 52 min

    Einsatz am Everest

    Frank Senn, Hari Thapa

    • 2011
    • Austria, Switzerland
    • 52 min
    Second episode of 'Die Bergretter im Himalaya' a series chronicling the story of a true pioneer project in the Himalayas - the construction of a helicopter rescue station in the midst of the eight-thousanders. In this episode we see how the deadly crash of the Nepalese team half a year ago at Ama Dablam changed everything. The question arises whether the construction of a rescue station in the Himalayas is still feasible at all...

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

    Tod am Dhaulagiri

    Tod am Dhaulagiri

    Frank Senn (1996)

    Documentary about the 1995 Swiss Dhaulagiri Expedition produced for the Swiss television. The expedition successfully climbed the mountain in two attempts. On 17 May by Renate Schmid and Mario Kofler, and on 19 May by Norbert Joos, Gerold Ennemoser, Urs Braschler and Albrecht Hammann. A film by Frank Senn.

    Switzerland / 52 min

    Tod am Dhaulagiri

    Frank Senn

    • 1996
    • Switzerland
    • 52 min
    Documentary about the 1995 Swiss Dhaulagiri Expedition produced for the Swiss television. The expedition successfully climbed the mountain in two attempts. On 17 May by Renate Schmid and Mario Kofler, and on 19 May by Norbert Joos, Gerold Ennemoser, Urs Braschler and Albrecht Hammann. A film by Frank Senn.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Sabine erklimmt den Mönch

    Corinne Eisenring (2013)

    Sabine Dahinden dives into the Swiss mountains and experiences them up close. With the help of a mountain guide, she climbs the 4107-metre-high Mönch, the middle summit of the Eiger-Mönch-Jungfrau triumvirate in the Bernese Oberland. In this fourth and final episode, Sabine Dahinden takes on a personal challenge: accompanied by a mountain guide, she is to climb a summit herself: Monch - a veritable four-thousand-metre peak.

    Switzerland / 44 min

    Sabine erklimmt den Mönch

    Corinne Eisenring

    • 2013
    • Switzerland
    • 44 min
    Sabine Dahinden dives into the Swiss mountains and experiences them up close. With the help of a mountain guide, she climbs the 4107-metre-high Mönch, the middle summit of the Eiger-Mönch-Jungfrau triumvirate in the Bernese Oberland. In this fourth and final episode, Sabine Dahinden takes on a personal challenge: accompanied by a mountain guide, she is to climb a summit herself: Monch - a veritable four-thousand-metre peak.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Eiger-Nordwand Live - Die Höhepunkte in 4 Stunden

    Eiger-Nordwand Live - Die Höhepunkte in 4 Stunden

    Helmut Heim (1999)

    In 1999, the Swiss television produced in collaboration with the West German radio broadcast the Eiger North Face Live. The Swiss mountain professionals Evelyne Binsack, Stephan Siegrist, Hans Ruedi Gerts and German Ralf Dujmovits climbed 9 and 10 September the Eiger in 30 hours during a live broadcast. Filmed while they were in the wall of cameras whose positions were very flexible use by helicopters. In addition, a five-kilometer away from the wall camera was used and the climbers wore special helmet cameras. During the transfer, there were high ratings (Switzerland: 63%).

    Switzerland / 225 min

    Eiger-Nordwand Live - Die Höhepunkte in 4 Stunden

    Helmut Heim, Thomas M. Lindner

    • 1999
    • Switzerland
    • 225 min
    In 1999, the Swiss television produced in collaboration with the West German radio broadcast the Eiger North Face Live. The Swiss mountain professionals Evelyne Binsack, Stephan Siegrist, Hans Ruedi Gerts and German Ralf Dujmovits climbed 9 and 10 September the Eiger in 30 hours during a live broadcast. Filmed while they were in the wall of cameras whose positions were very flexible use by helicopters. In addition, a five-kilometer away from the wall camera was used and the climbers wore special helmet cameras. During the transfer, there were high ratings (Switzerland: 63%).

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