mountain Documentaries

Touching the Void


Touching the Void is a 2003 documentary film based on a book by Joe Simpson about Joes' and Simon Yates' near fatal attempt to summit mount Siula Grande. The Siula Grade peak is located in the Peruvian Andes and is 20,814ft high. It was first climbed in 1936 on the North Ridge by A[...]

K2: The Killer Summit


  K2: The Killer Summit is a documentary film about the 2008 K2 disaster where 11 climbers were killed on the second largest peak in the world, the worst incident to ever to happen there. With dramatic reenactments, real footage of the incident and interviews with many of the people who[...]


2015 Unrated

Mountain climbing is a mission that is not for the faint hearted. In the documentary “Meru” we explore from a genuine point of view just what it takes to be a dedicated climber. The film provides a “candid” view which allows us to understand the in’s and outs of what it[...]

Danny Macaskill - Riding the Ridge


Follow Scottish trial rider and youtube sensation Danny Macaskil as he embarks on his latest extreme cycling adventure on the dramatic Cullin mountain range on the isle of Skye. Danny will risk his his life and his bike as he performs in some of the most extreme and dangeours environments[...]

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