Frédéric Favre (Schweiz)
French with German subtitles
106 min
Frédéric Favre (Schweiz)
Alpinism & Expeditions

Lobende Erwähnung 2017

Is it about victory? Is it about an outstanding sporting achievement? Is it about pushing yourself beyond your limits? In an amiable yet thrilling way, “Encordés” manages to answer these very questions by setting the perfect stage for each individual protagonist.

This is one of the hardest competitions of ski alpinism. For one and a half years, Frédéric Favre has accompanied three participants of the “Patrouille des Glaciers”. Florence wants to start in memory of her father, however, as a loner she has to learn to cooperate within a team. Guillaume is a competitor with heart and soul, however, his biggest struggle is to combine family, work and passion in harmony. Antoine has successfully completed his detoxification and now it is time to prove the world what he is able to do. “Encordé” is an intimate insight into an adventure, which will change the life of the protagonists in a lasting way.