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The Epic of Everest [Blu-ray] [1924]

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    Special Features


    • Introducing The Epic of Everest, with Sandra Noel
    • Restoring The Epic of Everest, with BFI curators
    • Scoring The Epic of Everest, with Simon Fisher Turner
    • Trailer

    Synopsis


    Epic of Everest
    The Epic of Everest, a 1924 documentary about the fateful and fatal journey of two climbers, George Mallory and Andrew Irvine, who embarked on a journey up the famed Mount Everest in an attempt to become the first expolorers to scale the mountain's summit. Footage from the expedition, taken with a hand-cranked camera by Captain John Noel, has been restored by the BFI National Archive, with support from The Eric Anker-Petersen Charity, thanks to its status as a culturally significant film. As a result, various different aesthetic elements of the film are now enhanced, with a score conducted by recording artist Simon Fisher Turner and restored visual colors and tones. ~ Tom Ciampoli, Rovi



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