At the cinéma

The film festival from 14 to 19 june 2022

Cinéma Vox Chamonix

CINEMA THEATER 1 (FR)

Screening on Saturday 18 June

The evening starts at 8pm

En compétition

Summary

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 to the longevity and sustainability of their profession. The solid foundations of their history and strong values stand them in good stead to face the challenges of today’s changing environment.

  • Director

    Pierre Cadot & Thomas Guerrin
  • With

  • Country

    France
  • Release date

    2021
  • Duration

    53 minutes

Bande annonce

The choice of the festival

It is not easy to tackle the 200-year history of a mountain institution: the Compagnie des Guides de Chamonix. Pierre Cadot and Thomas Guerrin, the renowned duo from Yucca Films, have taken up the challenge. Over a backdrop of stunning images, the story is told through poignant testimonies from several generations of guides. Illustrated with clever animation for the historical sequences, the film takes us on a journey through the story of an extraordinary profession loyal to the ideals of freedom and solidarity.

The projection

  • Screening date

    Saturday 18 June – 20:00
  • Place of screening

    Cinéma Vox Chamonix
  • In the presence of

    Pierre Cadot & Thomas Guerrin

Book your evening of 18 June 2022

  • The 3 films of the evening in cinema theatre 1 (FR) in French version

Ticketing info

  • 1 night = 3 films

  • Buy your seats in person

Our partners

Thank you for your support.

  • Office de tourisme de Chamonix logo
  • Hôtel PlanB
  • Cinéma Vox
  • Maison des Artistes
  • Picture
  • GoreTex
  • Millet
  • Whympr
  • iphigénie
  • Samaya
  • Mont-Blanc Natural Resort
  • Alpine Mag
  • Ushuaïa TV
  • Libération
  • MKSport Mag
  • Fédération Française des clubs alpins et de montagne
  • French alpine club Chamonix
  • Fodacim
  • Kendal Mountain Festival
  • Aventure & découverte
  • Salon de l'escalade
  • Snell Sports
  • Landru bookshop
  • Chez Mélanie
  • Festival Film & Livre d'Aventure
  • Les Amis du Cinéma

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