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MORNING FILM SHOW STARTS
(ends approx 12.15pm)
This special session brings the premiere of one
of the most spectacular and thrilling adventure films in recent years.
Tickets cost £5.
Mount St Elias (100 mins)
here to view the trailer!
"If all goes well, you're a hero. If all goes wrong, you're
This dramatic and inspiring feature-length documentary follows three
of the worlds greatest ski mountaineers to Mount St. Elias where
theyr attempt to realize the longest ski descent in the world - 18,008
feet from summit to sea.
Set against the backdrop of Alaskas dangerous
beauty, Mount St. Elias is about a visionary borderline experience where
unparalleled physical and mental pressure pushes the team to the absolute
The team find themselves in life-threatening situations,
in which heroism cannot easily be distinguished from folly. Situations
which can only be mastered if reason is supposedly abandoned and in
which courage as well as trust in their own abilities are used as guidelines.
"We knew it could happen and it did happen. If you want to achieve
something great, you have to risk more than usual."
This is a film which will have you gripped from the moment you take
your seat. Whether you enjoy ski mountaineering or not, this incredible
documentary pulls you in as you follow the desparate struggles of this
team of adventurers. The perfect way to wake you on on a Sunday morning!