REEL ROCK 6
2 hours 33 minutes - 2011
The complete DVD of the acclaimed 2011 REEL ROCK Film Tour -- five films in all!
Ice Revolution (13:07)
Will Gadd and Tim Emmett discover the holy grail of ice climbing, Helmcken Falls, Canada where a cave features hundreds of feet of overhanging, barely climbable ice.
For the past 26 years 16 expeditions have tried and failed to climb one of pakistan's 8,000 meter peaks in winter. In 2011, Simone Moro, Denis Urubko and Cory Richards became the first. The journey nearly killed them.
Project Dawn Wall (11:09)
El Capitan free-climbing master Tommy Caldwell battles his ultimate project, making the first ascent of the 3,000 foot overhanging Dawn Wall.
Origins: Obe & Ashima (22:13)
The touching story of young climbing protege Ashima Shiraishi, and her passionate coach, Obe Carrion who is overcoming his own obstacles in helping his apprentice reach the upper levels of the sport.
Race For the Nose (20:41)
Welcome to the wildest competition known to man -- the speed record on the Nose route of El Capitan. Yosemite legends Dean Potter and Hans Florine go head-to-head, racing up 3,000 feet of vertical rock in under three hours, risking life and limb.
Sketchy Andy (20:48)
'Sketchy' Andy Lewis takes the fledgling sport of slack-lining to new heights, performing aerial tricks like back-flips, BASEjumping off the line and even soloing highlines naked.
Special Features (42:11)
Additional climbing action, outtakes and behind-the-scenes footage from all the REEL ROCK films.
'Absolute high intensity, extraordinary and gripping.'
- The Examiner.com