Tilman Achtnich, Claus Hanischdörfer (Deutschland)
90 min
Tilman Achtnich, Claus Hanischdörfer (Deutschland)
Sports in Mountains & Nature
Many people from south-west Germany are connected by their fascination of the landscapes and adventures in the mountains. Reinhard Karl was the first German on Mount Everest, Ralf Dujmovics has climbed all 14 eight-thousand meter peaks, partly together with Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner. The famous mountaineer couple Robert and Daniela Jasper are leading a guest through the Eiger north face. Also Heiner Geissler regained his strengths for his political work on the Palatinate climbing rocks. Short nights, blisters and heavy snowfall demand a great deal from a group of the German Alpine Club on the challenging Heilbronn track. This documentary shows a thrilling network of alpine stories of the present and the past.