Catégorie film: June 18



Within the unforgiving environment, the walls of a Welsh quarry provide a climber with the physical and mental strength to prevent a functional neurological disorder from defining who she is, but also to find solace and reconnection through the act of climbing. Chris Thomas’ visual and cinematic storytelling focuses on human emotion, off-beat subcultures, our connections with the forces of nature...

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The history of the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix is integral to that of mountaineering and the valley where it was born. For 200 years, the many challenges taken on by guides have cemented the legendary status of their organisation. Today, they are the protagonists in a changing mountain landscape.  Their heritage puts them at the heart of the issue, and holds the potential solutions...

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The Alpinist

Climber Marc-André Leclerc climbs alone and away from the spotlight. On remote walls around the world, the Canadian has achieved some of the most daring solo climbs in climbing history. Yet he doesn’t draw attention to himself. Filmed over a period of two years, his mountaineering exploits – particularly in North America and Patagonia – have left their mark on the mountaineering...

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Saving Glaciers

A scientist and his team on a mission to halt the melting of glaciers in the Alps. Determined that the melting and eventual disappearance of glaciers in the Alps can be averted, Dr. Felix Keller, a Swiss glaciologist, and his team set out to create a complex snow cabling system, recycling glacial meltwater into snow. Their solution could be scaled enough to save the entire Morteratsch glacier....

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SARY-MOGOL is Cédric Tassan’s travel diary from his solo mountain bike adventure, bike packing through the mountains of Kyrgyzstan from its second city of Osh to Peak Lenin.

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Journey to Jagdula

With The Pinnacle Club celebrating their centenary, this film celebrates the success of a group of their earlier members who took part in an expedition in the 1960’s to a remote part of Nepal, and were the first ever people to submit and map a region of peaks in the Kanjiroba Himal. A place they called Jagdula. 6 women took part in the journey – with some driving overland from the...

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