We seem to be inundated with climbing documentaries lately, from this year’s excellent Meru to Leanne Pooley’s wonderful 2013 film Beyond The Edge. Pooley’s film highlighted the pivotal role of Sherpa Tenzing Norgay in Sir Edmund Hillary’s historic ascent of Everest. With Sherpa, Australian filmmaker Jennifer Peedom revisits the story of Everest, but in present […]
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