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THE WALL OF SHADOWS

Documentary, 2020
 
Category
Lifestyle, Religion, Sports, Women Filmmaker
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Documentary, Poland, Germany, Switzerland 2020
Runtime: 92 min. / 52 min.
Director: Eliza Kubarska
Production: Braidmadefilms

 

Award winning director Eliza Kubarska (K2 – TOUCHING THE SKY) returns to the Himalaya. A Sherpa family breaks a taboo and climbs Kumbakarna, the most holy of mountains, to earn money for their son’s education. They accompany a European expedition on a wall that has never been climbed before. Will they face the wrath of the mountain Gods?

 

 

Festivals: Hot Docs, Millenium Docs Against Gravity, DMZ Docs, Bergen IFF, Jihlava IFF, BANFF, Torelló Mountain FF, Kendal Mountain FF, NAFF, DocPoint Helsinki, DocPoint Tallinn, Vermont Mountain Film Festival, Ulju Mountain FF, Women FF Jerusalem, Salem IFF

 

Awards: Audience Award @ Millenium Docs Against Gravity, Documentaire Extraordinaire Award @ Bergen IFF, Zürcher Film Preis – Best Directing, Best Documentary of the Year @ NAFF, ACM Award @ Salem IFF, Grand Prize @ UMFF

 

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