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Alpine Documentation
Climbing on Rock and Ice
Nature and Environment
Alpine and foreign Cultures

Details Friday, 14. Nov. 2008

15:30 | Kammermusiksaal Ticket Order
“Matterhorn Magie – Leben am Viertausender”

This documentary is not about the famous idyllic pictures of the silhouette of the Matterhorn that we know from post cards showing the impressive 4000 m high mountain at its best. Instead, it tells striking stories about people who have a very... more

  Alpine and foreign cultures (D), Tina Radke-Gerlach (Deutschland) 45 min
“Herdswoman - Herdenleben”

Herdswoman is about three Sami women to whom reindeer herding is more than a mere occupation. It is a way of life, their culture. Aina, Elisabeth and Lisa belong to different generations. Their stories reflect life in Sápmi (Lapland) and the... more

  Alpine and foreign cultures (Sami+Swe/D), Kine Boman (Schweden) 58 min
“The Towers of Paine – Ist Ascent of the Central Tower”

In October 1962 a very strong climbing team of Don Whillans, Chris Bonington, Barrie Page, John Streetly, Derek Walker and film maker Vic Bray left Britain sailing from Liverpool for the 10,000 mile journey to distant Patagonia. Little did they... more

  Climbing on rock and ice (E), Vic Bray, Leo Dickinson (Gro) 27 min
“Grab in eisigen Höhen”

Pakistan, July 8, 2006. The last photography. Euphoricly, the Tyrolean Markus Kronthaler rises his arms to the sky. He stands on the summit of the 8047 meter high Broad Peak. A few moments later he collapses and dies – for exhaustion and lack of... more

  Alpine Documentation (D), Karsten Scheuren (Deutschland) 65 min