Oscar Winner, Academy Award for Best Documentary
Adventure / History
1 x 90’ or 1 x 60’ HD (35mm Cinemascope and HDTV)
M+E, French and Spanish available
This beautifully shot, Academy Award winning film features adventurer, poet and world champion skier Yuichiro Miura in his attempt to ski down Mount Everest from its summit. A tragic icefall claims 6 lives, but the journey continues. The team climbs to the South Col, 350 metres from the top, where Miura, with only skis and a parachute, puts his life in the hands of the Gods. His heartstopping descent made history. Contains rare on- the-spot interview with Sir Edmund Hillary.
Canamedia Inc. is the international distributor of this film and created this trailer.