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    Poka stoyat gory

    Poka stoyat gory

    Vadim Mikhaylov (1976)

    Four experienced alpinists climb a dangerous wall in ideal weather. A falling stone pierces the rope in a flash, a mountaineer falls into the depths. Immediately the others, including the victim's desperate mistress, start the search. After an inconclusive course, a member, who has taken over the leadership in the meantime, decides to give up and to turn back, because it no longer sees any chance of survival for the companion. Thus, the man is accused of failure to help, which is followed by a judicial dispute.

    Soviet Union / 78 min

    Poka stoyat gory

    Vadim Mikhaylov

    • 1976
    • Soviet Union
    • 78 min
    Four experienced alpinists climb a dangerous wall in ideal weather. A falling stone pierces the rope in a flash, a mountaineer falls into the depths. Immediately the others, including the victim's desperate mistress, start the search. After an inconclusive course, a member, who has taken over the leadership in the meantime, decides to give up and to turn back, because it no longer sees any chance of survival for the companion. Thus, the man is accused of failure to help, which is followed by a judicial dispute.
  • Drama / Adventure

    The Himalayas Vod

    The Himalayas

    Lee Seok-hoon (2015)

    Following a grueling climb up Kanchenjunga, Hong-gil and Mu-taek become fast friends and partners in climb. The peak of their professional careers comes when they become the 14th team to scale the Himalayas. But the climb came at a price: both sustained injuries and Hong-gil was compelled to retire. Years later, Hong-gil is a renowned lecturer and Mu-taek takes up an assignment to go up Everest. When Hong-gil learns that Mu-taek has gone missing, he blames himself for encouraging the younger man's plans. Looking at a photo of Mu-taek's frozen corpse still trapped on the mountain, he decides to put together a rescue team to retrieve the body. Despite warnings, concerns over his injured leg and treacherous storms, Hong-gil leads the expedition. The story is based on true events.

    South Korea / 124 min

    The Himalayas

    Lee Seok-hoon

    • 2015
    • South Korea
    • 124 min
    Following a grueling climb up Kanchenjunga, Hong-gil and Mu-taek become fast friends and partners in climb. The peak of their professional careers comes when they become the 14th team to scale the Himalayas. But the climb came at a price: both sustained injuries and Hong-gil was compelled to retire. Years later, Hong-gil is a renowned lecturer and Mu-taek takes up an assignment to go up Everest. When Hong-gil learns that Mu-taek has gone missing, he blames himself for encouraging the younger man's plans. Looking at a photo of Mu-taek's frozen corpse still trapped on the mountain, he decides to put together a rescue team to retrieve the body. Despite warnings, concerns over his injured leg and treacherous storms, Hong-gil leads the expedition. The story is based on true events.

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    Die Seilbahn Vod

    Die Seilbahn

    F. J Gottlieb (1965)

    Twelfth episode of the 'Wolken über Kaprun' adventure austrian TV series. On this episode Reuter takes a woman from the city on the mountain, she looks very nervous and absent. As she lights a cigarette, her bag falls down and a gun drops out. Reuter, of course, sees it immediately. He asks her her name to find out who she is. It turns out that her husband has an affair and so Reuter rhymes one and one together.

    Austria / 26 min

    Die Seilbahn

    F. J Gottlieb

    • 1965
    • Austria
    • 26 min
    Twelfth episode of the 'Wolken über Kaprun' adventure austrian TV series. On this episode Reuter takes a woman from the city on the mountain, she looks very nervous and absent. As she lights a cigarette, her bag falls down and a gun drops out. Reuter, of course, sees it immediately. He asks her her name to find out who she is. It turns out that her husband has an affair and so Reuter rhymes one and one together.

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    Everesuto - Kamigami no itadaki Vod

    Everesuto - Kamigami no itadaki

    Hideyuki Hirayama (2016)

    Makoto Fukamachi (Junichi Okada) is a Japanese cameraman. He finds an old camera on a backstreet of Nepal. The camera might possibly solve the mystery of whether George Mallory became the first person to successfully climb Mount Everest on June 8, 1924 or not. Pursuing the old camera's past, Makoto Fukamachi meets legendary Alpinist Joji Habu (Hiroshi Abe). Joji Habu is isolated from other people because of his reckless and thoughtless personality

    Japan / 123 min

    Everesuto - Kamigami no itadaki

    Hideyuki Hirayama

    • 2016
    • Japan
    • 123 min
    Makoto Fukamachi (Junichi Okada) is a Japanese cameraman. He finds an old camera on a backstreet of Nepal. The camera might possibly solve the mystery of whether George Mallory became the first person to successfully climb Mount Everest on June 8, 1924 or not. Pursuing the old camera's past, Makoto Fukamachi meets legendary Alpinist Joji Habu (Hiroshi Abe). Joji Habu is isolated from other people because of his reckless and thoughtless personality

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    Bergsteiger Vod

    Bergsteiger

    F. J Gottlieb (1965)

    Eighth episode of the 'Wolken über Kaprun' adventure austrian TV series. On this episode Martin and a friend enter a dangerous fells wall. Suddenly Martin slips off and crashes. First he can still hold on to the rope, but suddenly it breaks and he falls into the depths. Reuterer sees this and immediately alerts the mountain rescue. The mountain rescue team has to hurry, because it gets dark soon.

    Austria / 2 min

    Bergsteiger

    F. J Gottlieb

    • 1965
    • Austria
    • 2 min
    Eighth episode of the 'Wolken über Kaprun' adventure austrian TV series. On this episode Martin and a friend enter a dangerous fells wall. Suddenly Martin slips off and crashes. First he can still hold on to the rope, but suddenly it breaks and he falls into the depths. Reuterer sees this and immediately alerts the mountain rescue. The mountain rescue team has to hurry, because it gets dark soon.

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  • Drama / Adventure

    Mountain rescue

    Phil Dennis (1949)

    Two rock climbers scale a peak in North Wales. One falls, injuring himself; the other seeks help and returns with a stretcher party. A Times Film Production by Phil Dennis commented by James McKechnie.

    UK / 21 min

    Mountain rescue

    Phil Dennis

    • 1949
    • UK
    • 21 min
    Two rock climbers scale a peak in North Wales. One falls, injuring himself; the other seeks help and returns with a stretcher party. A Times Film Production by Phil Dennis commented by James McKechnie.

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    The Climb

    The Climb

    Fred Holmes (1975)

    An exciting mountain-climbing adventure set in the Brazos Cliffs in northern New Mexico.It tells the story of Jim and Cindy Vaughn,directors of a school for mountain climbers.Their companions on the climb are Tom,an atheist,whose father was killed on this mountain,and Jeff,a back-slidden Christian and counterfeit climber,who is actually a writer seeking material for a magazine story.It is a presentation of the Gospel as they seek to bring their atheist friend to a knowledge of the Saviour. It is also a lesson in spiritual maturity as Jeff,their backslidden Christian companion,learns how his way wardness grieves the spirit of God.

    USA / 59 min

    The Climb

    Fred Holmes

    • 1975
    • USA
    • 59 min
    An exciting mountain-climbing adventure set in the Brazos Cliffs in northern New Mexico.It tells the story of Jim and Cindy Vaughn,directors of a school for mountain climbers.Their companions on the climb are Tom,an atheist,whose father was killed on this mountain,and Jeff,a back-slidden Christian and counterfeit climber,who is actually a writer seeking material for a magazine story.It is a presentation of the Gospel as they seek to bring their atheist friend to a knowledge of the Saviour. It is also a lesson in spiritual maturity as Jeff,their backslidden Christian companion,learns how his way wardness grieves the spirit of God.

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    Altitude 8625

    Altitude 8625

    Serge Korber (1964)

    On May 3, 1964, France sent an expedition to conquer the summit of the Himalayas, which reached a height of more than 8,000 metres. Two experienced mountaineers, Esglace and Espérance, already winners of more than 200 summits, set out to conquer it in the heart of the Kakamouse and Kalou mountains, a veritable pile of seracs, crevasses and rocks that holds the most prestigious expeditions in check. The film follows the last hours of the ascent of the French rope and the arrival at the top of the two friends where a surprise awaits them.

    France / 20 min

    Altitude 8625

    Serge Korber

    • 1964
    • France
    • 20 min
    On May 3, 1964, France sent an expedition to conquer the summit of the Himalayas, which reached a height of more than 8,000 metres. Two experienced mountaineers, Esglace and Espérance, already winners of more than 200 summits, set out to conquer it in the heart of the Kakamouse and Kalou mountains, a veritable pile of seracs, crevasses and rocks that holds the most prestigious expeditions in check. The film follows the last hours of the ascent of the French rope and the arrival at the top of the two friends where a surprise awaits them.

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    Il gigante delle Dolomiti

    Il gigante delle Dolomiti

    Guido Brignone (1926)

    Expert mountain-guide Maciste lives in the Dolomites. He dotes on his young nephew Hans, the illegitimate son of his sister, who died of a broken heart for the dishonour of being seduced and abandoned. Maciste’s bitter rival is the sinister Schultz, a smuggler in search of easy money who teams up with two adventurers: Müller and the mysterious Vanna Dardos. Schultz’s plan is to steal the design for a revolutionary aviation project that engineer Riccardo Ewert is finishing in the peace and quiet of his mountain chalet. Thanks to Maciste the plan is thwarted and Müller and Schultz die overwhelmed by an avalanche while escaping through the mountains.

    Italy / 92 min

    Il gigante delle Dolomiti

    Guido Brignone

    • 1926
    • Italy
    • 92 min
    Expert mountain-guide Maciste lives in the Dolomites. He dotes on his young nephew Hans, the illegitimate son of his sister, who died of a broken heart for the dishonour of being seduced and abandoned. Maciste’s bitter rival is the sinister Schultz, a smuggler in search of easy money who teams up with two adventurers: Müller and the mysterious Vanna Dardos. Schultz’s plan is to steal the design for a revolutionary aviation project that engineer Riccardo Ewert is finishing in the peace and quiet of his mountain chalet. Thanks to Maciste the plan is thwarted and Müller and Schultz die overwhelmed by an avalanche while escaping through the mountains.

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    La paroi

    La paroi

    Jean-Paul Le Chanois (1972)

    Adaptation of the eponymous novel by Pierre Moustiers, grand prix of the novel of the French Academy 1969. Anthime and Philippe are climbing a perilous icy wall. Everything opposes them: age, character, ideas, convictions... But between Anthime, the entomology professor who is in love with the beauty of the mountains, and Philippe, the young hotel manager who dreams of turning his village into a thriving winter sports resort, communication lowly gets better, and a kind of friendship borns between them through the trials that must be overcome.

    France / 90 min

    La paroi

    Jean-Paul Le Chanois

    • 1972
    • France
    • 90 min
    Adaptation of the eponymous novel by Pierre Moustiers, grand prix of the novel of the French Academy 1969. Anthime and Philippe are climbing a perilous icy wall. Everything opposes them: age, character, ideas, convictions... But between Anthime, the entomology professor who is in love with the beauty of the mountains, and Philippe, the young hotel manager who dreams of turning his village into a thriving winter sports resort, communication lowly gets better, and a kind of friendship borns between them through the trials that must be overcome.

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    Deadline

    Paul Berntsen (1994)

    A young logger plans to aid climb Uncle Ben's in Squamish. In his dream to conquer the wall, he will discover that the trees he downs in his work without any remorse, can play a crucial role in his life. Written, produced and directed by Paul Berntsen. About half the Squamish climbing community and technical crew from the film K2 by Franc Roddam were involved - filmed in 16mm in 1992.

    USA / 9 min

    Deadline

    Paul Berntsen

    • 1994
    • USA
    • 9 min
    A young logger plans to aid climb Uncle Ben's in Squamish. In his dream to conquer the wall, he will discover that the trees he downs in his work without any remorse, can play a crucial role in his life. Written, produced and directed by Paul Berntsen. About half the Squamish climbing community and technical crew from the film K2 by Franc Roddam were involved - filmed in 16mm in 1992.

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    Bjergkuller

    Bjergkuller

    Kari Vidø (2002)

    Charlotte and Teis, partners for some years, are going to climb a mountain, literally and metaphorically. During a climbing trip, Charlotte is inches from falling to her death. Teis stands paralyzed, and she is only saved by the intervention of the experienced climber, Lasse. This leads to an emotional avalanche for Charlotte. Her relationship with Teis is threatened. Charlotte contacts the perfect life-saver to thank him, but everything isn’t what it seems.

    Denmark / 28 min

    Bjergkuller

    Kari Vidø

    • 2002
    • Denmark
    • 28 min
    Charlotte and Teis, partners for some years, are going to climb a mountain, literally and metaphorically. During a climbing trip, Charlotte is inches from falling to her death. Teis stands paralyzed, and she is only saved by the intervention of the experienced climber, Lasse. This leads to an emotional avalanche for Charlotte. Her relationship with Teis is threatened. Charlotte contacts the perfect life-saver to thank him, but everything isn’t what it seems.

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