Filmography

The North Face

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Beyond gravity Vod

    Beyond gravity

    Aaron Black (2000)

    An exploration of the diversity of the climbing lifestyle - from rock, ice, aid and alpine climbing to big-wall expeditions, bouldering and free-soloing. Narration by Greg Child, with interviews of profiled athletes - many from the Bow Valley.

    Canada / 49 min

    Beyond gravity

    Aaron Black, Aaron Jackson, Sean White

    • 2000
    • Canada
    • 49 min
    An exploration of the diversity of the climbing lifestyle - from rock, ice, aid and alpine climbing to big-wall expeditions, bouldering and free-soloing. Narration by Greg Child, with interviews of profiled athletes - many from the Bow Valley.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Valley uprising

    Josh Lowell (2014)

    Narrated by acclaimed actor Peter Sarsgaard (Garden State, Jarhead, An Education) and produced by Emmy Award-Winning Sender Films with Big UP Productions, Valley Uprising deftly recounts the history of Yosemite’s bold tradition: half a century of struggle against the laws of gravity, and the laws of the land.

    USA / 99 min

    Valley uprising

    Josh Lowell, Nick Rosen, Peter Mortimer

    • 2014
    • USA
    • 99 min
    Narrated by acclaimed actor Peter Sarsgaard (Garden State, Jarhead, An Education) and produced by Emmy Award-Winning Sender Films with Big UP Productions, Valley Uprising deftly recounts the history of Yosemite’s bold tradition: half a century of struggle against the laws of gravity, and the laws of the land.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Sense Retorn

    Sense Retorn

    David López 'Campe' (2019)

    The story is about the opening of a climbing path on the wall of Montrebei. A string of three climbers with different levels and experiences face the difficulties and conflicts that occur during the activity. An adventure full of emotions, concerns and personal improvement in which they will have to face their limitations and their fears. A scenario in which respect for traditional climbing and companionship predominates.

    Spain / 31 min

    Sense Retorn

    David López 'Campe'

    • 2019
    • Spain
    • 31 min
    The story is about the opening of a climbing path on the wall of Montrebei. A string of three climbers with different levels and experiences face the difficulties and conflicts that occur during the activity. An adventure full of emotions, concerns and personal improvement in which they will have to face their limitations and their fears. A scenario in which respect for traditional climbing and companionship predominates.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Guides, un métier pas comme les autres

    Guillaume Lucazeau (2013)

    Guides, un métier pas comme les autres is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Mont Blanc Massif. It was directed by Guillaume Lucazeau in 2013 and produced by SNGM. It features Michel Serres, Alexis Mallon, Sara Berthelot, Isabelle Poly, Jacques Senly, Sebastien Cazorla and others.

    France / 15 min

    Guides, un métier pas comme les autres

    Guillaume Lucazeau

    • 2013
    • France
    • 15 min
    Guides, un métier pas comme les autres is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Mont Blanc Massif. It was directed by Guillaume Lucazeau in 2013 and produced by SNGM. It features Michel Serres, Alexis Mallon, Sara Berthelot, Isabelle Poly, Jacques Senly, Sebastien Cazorla and others.

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

    Common Ground

    Common Ground

    Jordi Canyigueral (2016)

    In July 2015, team climbers Hansjorg Auer, Jacopo Larcher, Siebe Vanhee, Iker Pou and Eneko Pou set out to Siberia to explore the elusive Chukotka region of Siberia. With the goal of exploring and opening new routes this is a story of five technically different climbers coming together to share their passion of the big wall. The difficulty of the routes is not the only inconvenience that the climbers will have to overcome. A film by Jordi Canyigueral.

    Spain / 13 min

    Common Ground

    Jordi Canyigueral

    • 2016
    • Spain
    • 13 min
    In July 2015, team climbers Hansjorg Auer, Jacopo Larcher, Siebe Vanhee, Iker Pou and Eneko Pou set out to Siberia to explore the elusive Chukotka region of Siberia. With the goal of exploring and opening new routes this is a story of five technically different climbers coming together to share their passion of the big wall. The difficulty of the routes is not the only inconvenience that the climbers will have to overcome. A film by Jordi Canyigueral.

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

    The Pathan Project

    Guillaume Broust (2019)

    With surprising turns and with ravishing humor, 'The Pathan Project' tells the story of four mountaineering friends and their dare-devil expedition up to now unclimbed peaks in an unexplored massif in a remote valley of Pakistan. The solid team of Belgian, French and Argentinian climbers will combine in this expedition, exploration, music, good humor and bold climbing. Nicolas Favresse, Jean-Louis Wertz, Mathieu Maynadier and Carlitos Molina take us on a new adventure full of surprises, french fries, and unexpected twists.

    France / 43 min

    The Pathan Project

    Guillaume Broust

    • 2019
    • France
    • 43 min
    With surprising turns and with ravishing humor, 'The Pathan Project' tells the story of four mountaineering friends and their dare-devil expedition up to now unclimbed peaks in an unexplored massif in a remote valley of Pakistan. The solid team of Belgian, French and Argentinian climbers will combine in this expedition, exploration, music, good humor and bold climbing. Nicolas Favresse, Jean-Louis Wertz, Mathieu Maynadier and Carlitos Molina take us on a new adventure full of surprises, french fries, and unexpected twists.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Enock

    Craig Muderlak (2017)

    Although born with spina bifida and paralyzed from the waist down, Enock Glidden​ always held on to a lifelong dream of climbing Yosemite’s El Cap. This film shares the story of how he made the seemingly impossible feat a reality. His journey to the top of El Capitan began with support from the adaptive climbing organization Paradox Sports​ in a climbing gym. We want to help Paradox open doors for climbers of all abilities and are teaming up with them to help bring adaptive climbing techniques to gyms across the U.S.

    USA / 10 min

    Enock

    Craig Muderlak

    • 2017
    • USA
    • 10 min
    Although born with spina bifida and paralyzed from the waist down, Enock Glidden​ always held on to a lifelong dream of climbing Yosemite’s El Cap. This film shares the story of how he made the seemingly impossible feat a reality. His journey to the top of El Capitan began with support from the adaptive climbing organization Paradox Sports​ in a climbing gym. We want to help Paradox open doors for climbers of all abilities and are teaming up with them to help bring adaptive climbing techniques to gyms across the U.S.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Pin Pam Pou

    Pin Pam Pou

    Lina Schuetze (2018)

    As part of the project called 'the 4 elements' the professional climbers and brothers Eneko and Iker Pou travel to Peru and climb three unique walls, from the Amazon jungle to the snowy mountains. Together with Manu Ponce and Pedro Galan the Pou brothers find themselves in difficult challenges because of a sudden snowfall, human differences and health issues. In the end, they live a real adventure, only for true professionals.

    Spain / 46 min

    Pin Pam Pou

    Lina Schuetze, Luis Rizo

    • 2018
    • Spain
    • 46 min
    As part of the project called 'the 4 elements' the professional climbers and brothers Eneko and Iker Pou travel to Peru and climb three unique walls, from the Amazon jungle to the snowy mountains. Together with Manu Ponce and Pedro Galan the Pou brothers find themselves in difficult challenges because of a sudden snowfall, human differences and health issues. In the end, they live a real adventure, only for true professionals.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Pacific Lines

    Brett Williams (2019)

    Angie Scarth-Johnson travels to the Pacific island of Eua (Tonga) with her family and friend Lee Cossey with two objectives: to connect to a side of her family she previously knew little about, and to evolve her climbing career from climbing hard grades, to developing new routes. Angie sets out to explore her past, and the possibilities of route development in Tonga alongside bolting-mentor and teammate Lee Cossey. An inspiring, heartfelt and funny documentary about one of the most human subjects: identity. By exploring her family’s past, Angie can forge her own path ahead.

    Australia, New Zealand / 24 min

    Pacific Lines

    Brett Williams, Simon Waterhouse

    • 2019
    • Australia, New Zealand
    • 24 min
    Angie Scarth-Johnson travels to the Pacific island of Eua (Tonga) with her family and friend Lee Cossey with two objectives: to connect to a side of her family she previously knew little about, and to evolve her climbing career from climbing hard grades, to developing new routes. Angie sets out to explore her past, and the possibilities of route development in Tonga alongside bolting-mentor and teammate Lee Cossey. An inspiring, heartfelt and funny documentary about one of the most human subjects: identity. By exploring her family’s past, Angie can forge her own path ahead.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Big Men Mallorca

    Big Men Mallorca

    Jordi Canyigueral (2015)

    Carrying out a good project requires certain skills that go beyond technique, strength or courage. Art and craft often determine the success of a business. These skills will be needed by the youngest of the Pou brothers to become a Big Men. Falling is inevitable, but getting up is a must. The documentary shows Iker Pou's first ascent to Big Men, a 9a+ route opened in 1991 by Carlos Raimundo in Fraguel, Mallorca.

    Spain / 20 min

    Big Men Mallorca

    Jordi Canyigueral

    • 2015
    • Spain
    • 20 min
    Carrying out a good project requires certain skills that go beyond technique, strength or courage. Art and craft often determine the success of a business. These skills will be needed by the youngest of the Pou brothers to become a Big Men. Falling is inevitable, but getting up is a must. The documentary shows Iker Pou's first ascent to Big Men, a 9a+ route opened in 1991 by Carlos Raimundo in Fraguel, Mallorca.

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  • Documentary / Historical

    The wildest dream Vod

    The wildest dream

    Anthony Geffen (2009)

    After discovering Mallory’s body on Everest in 1999, Conrad Anker’s life became intertwined with Mallory’s story. Mallory’s frozen body was found with his belongings intact; the only thing missing was a photograph of Ruth, which Mallory had promised to place on the summit. Haunted by Mallory's story, Anker returns to Everest with British climbing prodigy Leo Houlding to discover the truth about Mallory and to unravel the mysteries surrounding his disappearance. Anker and his climbing partner take on the Second Step without the use of the fixed ladder; free climbing it to evaluate if indeed Mallory was capable of climbing the Second Step himself in 1924.

    USA / 94 min

    The wildest dream

    Anthony Geffen

    • 2009
    • USA
    • 94 min
    After discovering Mallory’s body on Everest in 1999, Conrad Anker’s life became intertwined with Mallory’s story. Mallory’s frozen body was found with his belongings intact; the only thing missing was a photograph of Ruth, which Mallory had promised to place on the summit. Haunted by Mallory's story, Anker returns to Everest with British climbing prodigy Leo Houlding to discover the truth about Mallory and to unravel the mysteries surrounding his disappearance. Anker and his climbing partner take on the Second Step without the use of the fixed ladder; free climbing it to evaluate if indeed Mallory was capable of climbing the Second Step himself in 1924.

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  • Documentary / Portrait

    Redemption Vod

    Redemption

    Paul Diffley (2014)

    Redemption is a documentary about rock climbing that takes place in Burbage South Edge and Burbage North. It was directed by Paul Diffley in 2014 and produced by Hot Aches. It features James Pearson, Caroline Ciavaldini and Dave MacLeod.

    UK / 53 min

    Redemption

    Paul Diffley, Chris Prescott

    • 2014
    • UK
    • 53 min
    Redemption is a documentary about rock climbing that takes place in Burbage South Edge and Burbage North. It was directed by Paul Diffley in 2014 and produced by Hot Aches. It features James Pearson, Caroline Ciavaldini and Dave MacLeod.

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