Harder than Everest

Australia, 1987

Film
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Of the ten Himalayan expeditions I’ve been on, climbing Mt Gasherbraum IV was the most challenging and spectacular - it was harder than Everest. These are the words of Tim Macartney-Snape, one of a group of seven climbers who actually made it to the summit and shot the entire experience on film at the same time. A spectacular and inspiring video about human achievement.

Credits

production company

Film Australia

producer

Geoffrey Barnes

Duration

01:00:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1987

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

300389

Language

English

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Mountaineering

People → Mccartney-Snape, Tim

Places → Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

MPEG-1 Digital File - 2MB Rate; Copy

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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