Christian Schmidt (Deutschland)
30 min
Christian Schmidt (Deutschland)
Alpinism & Expeditions

Kamera Alpin in Gold 2018

This dual self-portrait before the backdrop of an extreme challenge is one big humble understatement. The joint alpinist achievement of the two protagonists could have been painted in heroic hues. Instead, we see a story of growing trust, mutual respect and unsparing honesty between two exceptional mountaineers. Unusually intimate yet unobtrusive camera work allows the viewer to participate in something completely unexpected: euphoria and outright fun in the context of a winter expedition above 8000 meters. Few camera crews are prepared for such an ordeal and deliver good images under such conditions.

Simone Moro and Tamara Lunger are an unequal roped team, with great goals and a difference of age of 18 years. The passionate winter alpinist Simone has already achieved a long list of summit successes. For some years now, Tamara has been hot on the trail of her grand hero. Up to now, the roles in the team were clear