- 1h 14min
- Directed by: Jennifer Peedom
- Cast: Willem Dafoe,
- UK release: 15 December 2017
Staggering immersive documentary about the pursuit of peril, matching images of free climbers grappling for footholds with the sound of the Australian Chamber Orchestra playing Vivaldi, Beethoven and Chopin. The occasionally pompous narration sometimes lets it down, but it’s a great advert for mountaineering.
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Mountain11 Dec 2017
Jennifer Peedom's staggeringly immersive documentary examines the pursuit of peril
Anyone with the slightest fear of heights might want to avoid the latest documentary from Sherpa director Jennifer Peedom. Mountain is such an immersive experience that you can feel your palms start to sweat at the sight of free climbers grappling for…
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