Fall line

United States, 1981

Film
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An exciting film of the high risk sport of extreme skiing. On a peak in Wyoming’s Grand Tetons a lone skier attempts the first climb and then the fall line - a breathtaking descent of the almost vertical slope. Awarded first prize, Sports, San Francisco International Film Festival. The skier is Steve Shea and the film has been narrated by Ron Hayes.

Credits

co-producers/directors

Greg Lowe

Bob Carmichael

production company

Pyramid Films

Language

English

Duration

00:14:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

33114

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Film festivals - United States - San Francisco - Awards

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Wilderness areas - United States

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Outdoor education

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wilderness areas - United States

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Outdoor education

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor education

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Skis and skiing

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Sports

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Winter sports

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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