The Resource Touching the void, Four Film and The Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin MacDonald, (videorecording)

Touching the void, Four Film and The Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin MacDonald, (videorecording)

Label
Touching the void
Title
Touching the void
Statement of responsibility
Four Film and The Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin MacDonald
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
In 1985, two young British friends travelled to a remote corner of Peru. Ambitious mountaineers, their aim was to conquer the unclimbed west face of a notorious 21,000 ft. peak "Siula Grande". Their story has become part of mountaineering legend
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Eley ; art director, Patrick Bill ; editor, Justine Wright ; music, Alex Heffes ; costume designer, Patrick Bill
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks and subtitles in English and French
PerformerNote
Brendan Mackey, Nicholas Aaron
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smithson, John
  • Macdonald, Kevin
  • Mackey, Brendan
  • Aaron, Nicholas
  • Eley, Mike
  • Bill, Patrick
  • Wright, Justine
  • Heffes, Alex
  • Smithson, Darlow
  • Simpson, Joe
  • Four Film (Firm)
  • Film Council (Great Britain)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • IFC Films
  • Alliance Atlantis (Firm)
Runtime
107
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  • Simpson, Joe
  • Yates, Simon
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineering
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Touching the void, Four Film and The Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin MacDonald, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Based on the book: Touching the void / by Joe Simpson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935204466
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20446
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs80009369
  • 631525
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Touching the void, Four Film and The Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin MacDonald, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Based on the book: Touching the void / by Joe Simpson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935204466
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20446
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbs80009369
  • 631525
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 ; widescreen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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