Thursday, 04 August 2016 11:47

K2: Touching the Sky to screen at Bertha DocHouse with Producer Q&A

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In 1986 a mass expedition of experienced alpinists ended in tragedy after their attempted climb of K2 left 13 dead in what is now known as K2’s “black summer”.

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Now, almost 30 years later, the children of these climbers embark on a journey to K2’s base camp, the symbolic burial place for all those who have lost their lives on the peak.

But the journey in Eliza Kubarska’s K2: Touching the Sky is more emotional than physical. Against the stunning vistas of the Karakorum Mountains, these climbers call into question the passions that drove their parents to their death – and may yet do the same to them. The result is a moving examination of the real-life implications of the adventuring spirit.

The documentary will be showing at London's Bertha DocHouse on Friday 12th August with Producer Monika Braid and mountaineer, Chris Tullis, on hand for a special Q&A. Tickets are £9/£7 concessions // £5 Off Peak.

Find out more and book tickets here: http://bit.ly/2aJOtm6

MyOutdoors in association with Bertha DocHouse has 2 tickets to give away. To enter see our Twitter posts (@myoutdoors) and RT. Winners will be announced on Wednesday 10th August.

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