Everest: The Hard Way


2020, 52m, Slovakia
Director: Pavol Barabáš
Cast: Chris Bonington, Ivan Fiala, Peter Habeler, Peter Hámor, Marek Holeček, Milan Skladaný
Genre: Documentary/Sport

Is it possible to climb the hardest route on Mount Everest in Alpine style? Chris Bonington, the most famous British climber, named this route “The Hard Way” and stated it is impossible. It became a challenge for four Slovak climbers. In 1988 they started their hardest way with no escape.

All films at CEFF are presented in their original language with English subtitles.

In-Cinema: Mon Nov 8 at 6:00 PM (Globe Cinema 1)
Stream: Nov 6-14 across Canada

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