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Filmography

BBC

    • Canada / UK 
    • Color
    • 90 min 

    The story of Herman Buhl's daring ascent of Nanga Parbat in 1953. Winner of the Grand Prize of the Festival.


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    Drama

    • UK 
    • Color
    • 60 min 

    In 1786 two men, Dr. Michel-Gabriel Paccard and Jackques Balmat completed the first successful climb of Mont Blanc.


    Drama

    • Subgenre

      Mountain Drama
    • About

    • UK 
    • B/W sound
    • 30 min 

    Footage of the 4th Mount Everest Expedition as originally filmed by team member Wyn Harris. The very large assault team lead by Hugh Ruttledge was transported by hundreds of ponies and accompanied by scores of sherpas.


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    Documentary

    • UK 
    • B/W sound
    • 30 min 

    Documentary about early unsuccessful attempts to climb Mt. Everest, using footag e shot by Captain John Noel and S. R. Bonnett and from a 1933 film WINGS OVER EVEREST.


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    Documentary

    • UK 
    • B/W sound
    • 30 min 

    The conquest of Mt. Kamet is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Kamet. It was directed by Richard Robinson in 1983 and produced by BBC. It is a part of the series Travellers in time. It features Frank Smythe, John Birnie, Bentley Beauman, Raymond Greene, Romilly Lisle Holdsworth, Eric Shipton and others.


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    Documentary

    • UK 
    • Color
    • 60 min 

    Eiger - Wall of death is a documentary about alpinism that takes place in Eiger. It was directed by Steve Robinson in 2010 and produced by Indus Films. It features Chris Bonington, Stephen Venables, Kenton Cool, Neil Brodie, Andy Kirkpatrick, Ueli Steck and others.


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    Documentary

    • UK 
    • Color
    • 75 min 

    The 1975 British Expedition's success on the Southwest Face of Everest, putting Doug Scott and Dougal Haston on the summit.


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    Documentary

    • UK 
    • Color
    • 9 min 

    Lakeland life on camera is a documentary about rock climbing that takes place in Napes Needle. It was produced in 2008  by BBC. It is a part of the series Inside out North East and Cumbria. It features Steve Backshall, Sue Steinberg, Shirley Wilkinson, Ron Kenyon, George Abraham, Ashley Abraham and others.


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    Documentary

    • Germany / UK / USA 
    • Color
    • 52 min 

    Using unique archive footage from the British expedition in 1924, this film interweaves two related stories: Mallory and Irvine's heroic attempt to climb Mount Everest, and the successful search expedition in 1999.


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    Documentary

    • UK 
    • Color
    • 59 min 

    The dramatic story of the first ascent of Everest in 1953 and the controversy that followed is told by the participants and their families.


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    Documentary

Found films (55)

Original title Year Dir / Prod Locations Genres
Picture Film data Locations
The Climb 1986 Donald Shebib, Wacko Productions, Canadian Television, BBC, Alberta Nanga Parbat Drama
The Climb Nanga Parbat
The great white mountain 1986 Colin Godman, BBC Mont Blanc Drama
The great white mountain Mont Blanc
Assault on Everest - 1933 1981 Richard Robinson, BBC Everest Documentary
Assault on Everest - 1933 Everest
Everest - First attempt - 1922 1982 Richard Robinson, BBC Everest Documentary
Everest - First attempt - 1922 Everest
The conquest of Mt. Kamet 1983 Richard Robinson, BBC Kamet Documentary
The conquest of Mt. Kamet Kamet
Eiger - Wall of death 2010 Steve Robinson, BBC, Indus Films Eiger Documentary
Eiger - Wall of death Eiger
Everest - The hard way 1975 Allen Jewhurst, BBC Everest Documentary
Everest - The hard way Everest
Lakeland life on camera 2008 BBC Napes Needle Documentary
Lakeland life on camera Napes Needle
Lost on Everest 1999 Liesl Clark, Peter Firstbook, WGBH, BBC, ZDF Everest Documentary
Lost on Everest Everest
The race for Everest 2003 Mick Conefrey, BBC, ZDF Everest Documentary
The race for Everest Everest