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    Trad Freaks Vod

    Trad Freaks

    Peter Mortimer (2003)

    Some of Colorado's strongest trad climbers put their necks out on bold Front Range testpieces. Includes Matt Samet's first ascent of a Flatiron's death route, Eric Johnson testing old Eldo pins on overhanging 5.12, Beth Bennett running it out, Topher Donahue making the first ascent of a 5.13 crack in Rocky Mountain National Park and Vera Schulte-Pelkum on a Lumpy Ridge off-width. A short film included as extras in the classical DVD Front Range Freaks, by Peter Mortimer.

    USA / 20 min

    Trad Freaks

    Peter Mortimer

    • 2003
    • USA
    • 20 min
    Some of Colorado's strongest trad climbers put their necks out on bold Front Range testpieces. Includes Matt Samet's first ascent of a Flatiron's death route, Eric Johnson testing old Eldo pins on overhanging 5.12, Beth Bennett running it out, Topher Donahue making the first ascent of a 5.13 crack in Rocky Mountain National Park and Vera Schulte-Pelkum on a Lumpy Ridge off-width. A short film included as extras in the classical DVD Front Range Freaks, by Peter Mortimer.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Crack Climbs and Land Mines

    Haroun Souirji (2015)

    Alex Honnold is the most accomplished free climber in the world. Angola is a southwest African country that recently emerged from 27 years of bloody civil war. What brings together these strange bedfellows you ask? Some of the most epic unclimbed rocks in the world, and a community needing help to diffuse the hidden land mines leftover from the conflict. This is Alex Honnold in Angola, for one of the most unique adventures of his storied climbing career this far.

    USA / 28 min

    Crack Climbs and Land Mines

    Haroun Souirji, Pablo Durana

    • 2015
    • USA
    • 28 min
    Alex Honnold is the most accomplished free climber in the world. Angola is a southwest African country that recently emerged from 27 years of bloody civil war. What brings together these strange bedfellows you ask? Some of the most epic unclimbed rocks in the world, and a community needing help to diffuse the hidden land mines leftover from the conflict. This is Alex Honnold in Angola, for one of the most unique adventures of his storied climbing career this far.

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  • Documentary / Portrait

    Alain Robert - L'homme araignée Vod

    Alain Robert - L'homme araignée

    William Japhet (2016)

    Physiotherapist and sports coach Arnaud Tortel paints portraits of athletes with extraordinary abilities. Beyond their potential, he is interested in the flaws of these very human heroes and draws a parallel with those of fiction. In this episode, Tortel portrays Alain Robert, the spider-man, a world specialist in solo building climbing.

    France / 26 min

    Alain Robert - L'homme araignée

    William Japhet

    • 2016
    • France
    • 26 min
    Physiotherapist and sports coach Arnaud Tortel paints portraits of athletes with extraordinary abilities. Beyond their potential, he is interested in the flaws of these very human heroes and draws a parallel with those of fiction. In this episode, Tortel portrays Alain Robert, the spider-man, a world specialist in solo building climbing.

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  • Documentary / Chronicle

    Urban climbing

    Fulvio Mariani (2014)

    Last year in Lecco was organized the first competition of climbing on the city walls. An enormous success in terms of participation and audience, which has also pushed some enthusiasts to organize a similar competition in Lugano. The 'Street Boulder' is mainly conquering young people. A short film by Fulvio Mariani produced for the Sottosopra series.

    Switzerland / 7 min

    Urban climbing

    Fulvio Mariani

    • 2014
    • Switzerland
    • 7 min
    Last year in Lecco was organized the first competition of climbing on the city walls. An enormous success in terms of participation and audience, which has also pushed some enthusiasts to organize a similar competition in Lugano. The 'Street Boulder' is mainly conquering young people. A short film by Fulvio Mariani produced for the Sottosopra series.

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  • Documentary / Portrait

    Alain Robert à la conquête de Singapour

    Alain Robert à la conquête de Singapour

    Marie-Ange Le Boulaire (2000)

    To the film 'Alain Robert à la Conquête de Singapour', by Marie-Ange Le Boulaire, allows Robert, the exceptional solo climber of the tallest buildings of the world, to express his approach and his motivations in the face of what seems impossible. The film was awarded with the Special Prize of the Dijon Adventure Festival, Press Prize of the Trento Adventure Festival (Italy), 1st Prize at the Moscow Festival, and 3rd Prize at the AlpinFilm Festival in New York.

    France / 26 min

    Alain Robert à la conquête de Singapour

    Marie-Ange Le Boulaire

    • 2000
    • France
    • 26 min
    To the film 'Alain Robert à la Conquête de Singapour', by Marie-Ange Le Boulaire, allows Robert, the exceptional solo climber of the tallest buildings of the world, to express his approach and his motivations in the face of what seems impossible. The film was awarded with the Special Prize of the Dijon Adventure Festival, Press Prize of the Trento Adventure Festival (Italy), 1st Prize at the Moscow Festival, and 3rd Prize at the AlpinFilm Festival in New York.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Escalada à Torre dos Clérigos

    Raul de Caldevilla (1917)

    In 1917, the Torre dos Clérigos was successfully climbed by two Spanish acrobats, Puertullanos, father and son, in front of a huge crowd that crowded around them. A feat that, looking at the Tower, seems unbelievable. An interior staircase (240 steps) allows access to the top, where you can admire one of the most beautiful panoramic views of Porto.

    Portugal / 9 min

    Escalada à Torre dos Clérigos

    Escalada à Torre dos Clérigos

    Raul de Caldevilla

    • 1917
    • Portugal
    • 9 min
    In 1917, the Torre dos Clérigos was successfully climbed by two Spanish acrobats, Puertullanos, father and son, in front of a huge crowd that crowded around them. A feat that, looking at the Tower, seems unbelievable. An interior staircase (240 steps) allows access to the top, where you can admire one of the most beautiful panoramic views of Porto.

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  • Documentary / Making Of

    La face nord du camembert Vod

    La face nord du camembert

    Nicolas Philibert (1985)

    La face nord du camembert is a documentary about urban climbing that takes place in Arènes De Picasso. It was directed by Nicolas Philibert in 1985 and produced by Les Films d'Ici. It features Christophe Profit and Pascal Pistaccio.

    France / 8 min

    La face nord du camembert

    Nicolas Philibert

    • 1985
    • France
    • 8 min
    La face nord du camembert is a documentary about urban climbing that takes place in Arènes De Picasso. It was directed by Nicolas Philibert in 1985 and produced by Les Films d'Ici. It features Christophe Profit and Pascal Pistaccio.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Sidewalk slopers DVD

    Sidewalk slopers

    Caedmon Mullin (2007)

    Sidewalk slopers is a documentary about urban climbing that takes place in London. It was directed by Caedmon Mullin in 2007 and produced by Big Pebbles Media. It features Tyler Landman, Tom Peckitt, Adrian Baxter and Charlie Woodburn.

    UK

    Sidewalk slopers

    Caedmon Mullin

    • 2007
    • UK
    Sidewalk slopers is a documentary about urban climbing that takes place in London. It was directed by Caedmon Mullin in 2007 and produced by Big Pebbles Media. It features Tyler Landman, Tom Peckitt, Adrian Baxter and Charlie Woodburn.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Nouvelle vague Vod

    Nouvelle vague

    Yannick Boissenot (2010)

    Nouvelle vague is a documentary about urban climbing that takes place in Geneva. It was directed by Yannick Boissenot in 2010 and produced by Red Point Movie. It features Alain Robert, Giovanni Quirici, Loic Gaïdioz, Liv Sansoz, Elie Chevieux, Etienne Lyard and others.

    Switzerland / 42 min

    Nouvelle vague

    Yannick Boissenot

    • 2010
    • Switzerland
    • 42 min
    Nouvelle vague is a documentary about urban climbing that takes place in Geneva. It was directed by Yannick Boissenot in 2010 and produced by Red Point Movie. It features Alain Robert, Giovanni Quirici, Loic Gaïdioz, Liv Sansoz, Elie Chevieux, Etienne Lyard and others.

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  • Documentary / Climbing Journal

    Toucher le ciel Vod

    Toucher le ciel

    Olivier Van'l (2017)

    World famous extreme athlete Alain Robert, also known as the 'French Spiderman', has been climbing bare hand the tallest buildings on the planet for over 25 years. So when the construction of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai was completed, making it the tallest tower in the world culminating at 828m, it seemed natural that he had to face the challenge. That endeavour represented 5 years of intense negotiation and preparation.

    France / 52 min

    Toucher le ciel

    Olivier Van'l

    • 2017
    • France
    • 52 min
    World famous extreme athlete Alain Robert, also known as the 'French Spiderman', has been climbing bare hand the tallest buildings on the planet for over 25 years. So when the construction of the Burj Khalifa in Dubai was completed, making it the tallest tower in the world culminating at 828m, it seemed natural that he had to face the challenge. That endeavour represented 5 years of intense negotiation and preparation.

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  • Documentary / Portrait

    The Human Spider returns

    The Human Spider returns

    Mark Soldinger (2008)

    This heart-stopping Cutting Edge documentary follows the married father-of-three on his quest to 'free climb' some of the world's tallest buildings using just his bare hands, with no ropes or any safety equipment. Second episode of the TV series Daredevils, als known as Cutting Edge, about extraordinary humans.

    UK / 48 min

    The Human Spider returns

    Mark Soldinger

    • 2008
    • UK
    • 48 min
    This heart-stopping Cutting Edge documentary follows the married father-of-three on his quest to 'free climb' some of the world's tallest buildings using just his bare hands, with no ropes or any safety equipment. Second episode of the TV series Daredevils, als known as Cutting Edge, about extraordinary humans.

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