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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Damavandiyeh

    Ali Zare (2021)

    The people of Tehran have been worried for several years that the white mountain above them will sigh from the heart and turn its inhabitants to ashes. In the documentary Damavandieh, for the first time, some of the world's great volcanologists from different countries have come together to study Damavand from a scientific point of view. On a journey to the summit, we see the efforts of these scientists to answer this question; But in this ascent, we find that it is more dangerous than the eruption of Damavand, our neglect of history and importanceIt is the largest volcano in Eurasia. Another danger is ignoring the harms that threaten Damavand, as well as the dangers that Damavand indirectly poses to us: the yellow dangers.

    Iran / 57 min

    Damavandiyeh

    Ali Zare

    • 2021
    • Iran
    • 57 min
    The people of Tehran have been worried for several years that the white mountain above them will sigh from the heart and turn its inhabitants to ashes. In the documentary Damavandieh, for the first time, some of the world's great volcanologists from different countries have come together to study Damavand from a scientific point of view. On a journey to the summit, we see the efforts of these scientists to answer this question; But in this ascent, we find that it is more dangerous than the eruption of Damavand, our neglect of history and importanceIt is the largest volcano in Eurasia. Another danger is ignoring the harms that threaten Damavand, as well as the dangers that Damavand indirectly poses to us: the yellow dangers.

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  • Drama / Adventure

    Everest

    Graeme Campbell (2007)

    Based on the true story of the first Canadians to ever make it to the top of the world's tallest and most historic peak. A proud moment for Canadians and an adventure that is filled with bitterness, broken relationships and the bodies of four dead men. Based on the book Canadians on Everest: The Courageous Expedition of 1982 by Bruce Patterson of the Times-Colonist newspaper.

    Canada / 174 min

    Everest

    Graeme Campbell

    • 2007
    • Canada
    • 174 min
    Based on the true story of the first Canadians to ever make it to the top of the world's tallest and most historic peak. A proud moment for Canadians and an adventure that is filled with bitterness, broken relationships and the bodies of four dead men. Based on the book Canadians on Everest: The Courageous Expedition of 1982 by Bruce Patterson of the Times-Colonist newspaper.

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

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    Beyond Skiing Everest

    Steve Bellamy (2019)

    Story of life long friends progressing high altitude skiing from the first American ski descent of an 8,000-meter peak to being inducted to the USA National Ski Hall of Fame. The film covers nearly 30 years and arguably the most extensive skiing resume in the 5,000 meters to 8,000-meter peaks including a pioneering effort to the ultimate: climbing and skiing in the Winter Himalaya.

    USA / 81 min

    Beyond Skiing Everest

    Steve Bellamy

    • 2019
    • USA
    • 81 min
    Story of life long friends progressing high altitude skiing from the first American ski descent of an 8,000-meter peak to being inducted to the USA National Ski Hall of Fame. The film covers nearly 30 years and arguably the most extensive skiing resume in the 5,000 meters to 8,000-meter peaks including a pioneering effort to the ultimate: climbing and skiing in the Winter Himalaya.

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

    The conquest of Everest

    George Lowe (1953)

    Story of the first successful ascent of Mount Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay. The documentary details from the history of Mount Everest and earlier climbing expeditions to preparations (including oxygen and equipment testing at Farnborough) and description of the route. Includes voice commentary from John Hunt, Charles Wylie and Edmund Hillary. Camps, acclimatization and assault parties. Ends with a triumphant Hillary and Tenzing arriving back at Camp IV, and being congratulated by the team. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. Winner of the BAFTA Award for Best Documentary.

    UK / 78 min

    The conquest of Everest

    George Lowe, Thomas Stobart

    • 1953
    • UK
    • 78 min
    Story of the first successful ascent of Mount Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tensing Norgay. The documentary details from the history of Mount Everest and earlier climbing expeditions to preparations (including oxygen and equipment testing at Farnborough) and description of the route. Includes voice commentary from John Hunt, Charles Wylie and Edmund Hillary. Camps, acclimatization and assault parties. Ends with a triumphant Hillary and Tenzing arriving back at Camp IV, and being congratulated by the team. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. Winner of the BAFTA Award for Best Documentary.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    The Horn

    Jo-Ellen Sarnelli (2016)

    The Horn tells the story of the people who are dedicated to saving the lives of those who take on The Matterhorn. The pilots, doctors, paramedics and mountain guides of Air Zermatt are a band of brothers pushing innovation within alpine search and rescue to unimaginable levels, while placing the needs of others above their own. This immersive and cinematic series provides unprecedented views of even the most remote rescues through the eyes of the team members as lives are saved—and lost—on the mountain. Giving us a glimpse of the 1,500 rescues the team performs every year, The Horn showcases the very best of humanity and the ultimate race against the clock.

    USA / 276 min

    The Horn

    Jo-Ellen Sarnelli

    • 2016
    • USA
    • 276 min
    The Horn tells the story of the people who are dedicated to saving the lives of those who take on The Matterhorn. The pilots, doctors, paramedics and mountain guides of Air Zermatt are a band of brothers pushing innovation within alpine search and rescue to unimaginable levels, while placing the needs of others above their own. This immersive and cinematic series provides unprecedented views of even the most remote rescues through the eyes of the team members as lives are saved—and lost—on the mountain. Giving us a glimpse of the 1,500 rescues the team performs every year, The Horn showcases the very best of humanity and the ultimate race against the clock.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Los hijos de Sikander

    Sebastián Álvaro (2003)

    Los hijos de Sikander is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Nameless Tower. It was directed by Sebastián Álvaro in 2003 and produced by RTVE. It is a part of the series Al filo de lo imposible. It features José Carlos Tamayo, Jon Lazkano, Alberto Iñurrategi and Félix Iñurrategi.

    Spain / 26 min

    Los hijos de Sikander

    Sebastián Álvaro, Manuel Rojo

    • 2003
    • Spain
    • 26 min
    Los hijos de Sikander is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Nameless Tower. It was directed by Sebastián Álvaro in 2003 and produced by RTVE. It is a part of the series Al filo de lo imposible. It features José Carlos Tamayo, Jon Lazkano, Alberto Iñurrategi and Félix Iñurrategi.

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  • Documentary / Historical

    The misfit and the Matterhorn

    Mick Conefrey (2001)

    Edward Whymper's relentless siege of the Matterhorn in 1865 ended in controversy when four of his companions plunged to their deaths an hour after leaving the summit... The documentary is the second episode of 'Mountain men', a British documentary series looking at the achievements of pioneering mountaineers. The series, accompanied by unique archival materials, detailed maps, and photographs, invites us to follow in the footsteps of these fearless explorers, and tells us their stories with all the romance and audacity, bravado and suffering, courage and miscalculation intact.

    UK / 50 min

    The misfit and the Matterhorn

    Mick Conefrey

    • 2001
    • UK
    • 50 min
    Edward Whymper's relentless siege of the Matterhorn in 1865 ended in controversy when four of his companions plunged to their deaths an hour after leaving the summit... The documentary is the second episode of 'Mountain men', a British documentary series looking at the achievements of pioneering mountaineers. The series, accompanied by unique archival materials, detailed maps, and photographs, invites us to follow in the footsteps of these fearless explorers, and tells us their stories with all the romance and audacity, bravado and suffering, courage and miscalculation intact.

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  • Documentary / Portrait

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    Superhombre

    Lucian Mircu (2019)

    Horia Colibasanu is a dentist, a father of two boys and an elite climber. In 2008, he refused to abandon, at 7400 meters on Annapurna, his ill fellow, the Basque climber Inaki Ochoa de Olza, putting his own life at risk. His deed dazzled the climbers' community. In spite of this tragic incident, he continued to climb in pure alpine style, without supplemental oxygen. In 2017 the 40 years old athlete from Romania would set again for Everest, after two failed attempts. For the first time, Horia tries a solo ascent.

    Romania / 70 min

    Superhombre

    Lucian Mircu, Mircea Gherase

    • 2019
    • Romania
    • 70 min
    Horia Colibasanu is a dentist, a father of two boys and an elite climber. In 2008, he refused to abandon, at 7400 meters on Annapurna, his ill fellow, the Basque climber Inaki Ochoa de Olza, putting his own life at risk. His deed dazzled the climbers' community. In spite of this tragic incident, he continued to climb in pure alpine style, without supplemental oxygen. In 2017 the 40 years old athlete from Romania would set again for Everest, after two failed attempts. For the first time, Horia tries a solo ascent.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

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    Kilimanjaro - To the roof of Africa

    David Breashears (2002)

    Join a band of trekkers as they journey through rugged terrain and extreme conditions to look out from Africa's highest point in David Breashears' mountain adventure, Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa.

    USA / 40 min

    Kilimanjaro - To the roof of Africa

    David Breashears

    • 2002
    • USA
    • 40 min
    Join a band of trekkers as they journey through rugged terrain and extreme conditions to look out from Africa's highest point in David Breashears' mountain adventure, Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa.

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  • Documentary / Expedition Journal

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    Holtanna, l'aventure antarctique

    Sam Beaugey (2010)

    Holtanna, l'aventure antarctique is a documentary about expedition that takes place in Holstinnd and Kinntanna Peak. It was directed by Sam Beaugey in 2010 and produced by Puzzle Media. It features Sam Beaugey, Manu Pellissier, Seb Collomb-Gros, Geraldine Fasnacht, Christian De Marliave, Yan Giezendanner and others.

    France / 52 min

    Holtanna, l'aventure antarctique

    Sam Beaugey, Frank Dalmat

    • 2010
    • France
    • 52 min
    Holtanna, l'aventure antarctique is a documentary about expedition that takes place in Holstinnd and Kinntanna Peak. It was directed by Sam Beaugey in 2010 and produced by Puzzle Media. It features Sam Beaugey, Manu Pellissier, Seb Collomb-Gros, Geraldine Fasnacht, Christian De Marliave, Yan Giezendanner and others.

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  • Documentary / Historical

    The conquest of Everest 1953

    Andrew Aitken (1993)

    The conquest of Everest 1953 is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Everest. It was directed by Andrew Aitken in 1993 and produced by LaMancha Productions. 

    UK / 54 min

    The conquest of Everest 1953

    Andrew Aitken

    • 1993
    • UK
    • 54 min
    The conquest of Everest 1953 is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Everest. It was directed by Andrew Aitken in 1993 and produced by LaMancha Productions. 

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  • Docudrama / Recreation

    Le Cervin

    Jerzy Surdel (1986)

    Recreation of the first ascent of the Matterhorn on 14 July 1865. Four of the seven men led by the Englishman Edward Whymper lost their lives in the attempt, and the story of Zermatt and the tragedy on the Matterhorn was soon on everyone’s lips. The rope connecting Edward Whymper and local guides Peter Taugwalder and his son to the rest of the unfortunate rope group, broke during the descent.

    France, Germany, Switzerland / 60 min

    Le Cervin

    Jerzy Surdel

    • 1986
    • France, Germany, Switzerland
    • 60 min
    Recreation of the first ascent of the Matterhorn on 14 July 1865. Four of the seven men led by the Englishman Edward Whymper lost their lives in the attempt, and the story of Zermatt and the tragedy on the Matterhorn was soon on everyone’s lips. The rope connecting Edward Whymper and local guides Peter Taugwalder and his son to the rest of the unfortunate rope group, broke during the descent.

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