The Wall of Shadows

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The Wall of Shadows

(At the request of the filmmaker, this film is available only in Canada)
94 minutes, Poland – Climbing
Nov 1 - Nov 8 – $12 CAD

A Sherpa family breaks a taboo and climbs the most holy of mountains to earn money for their son’s education. They accompany a western expedition on East Wall of Khumbakarna Mountain, a wall that has never been climbed before. The Wall of Shadows tells the story of an encounter between a young Sherpa boy and an experienced western mountaineer at the foot of the sacred mountain. Will they face the wrath of mountain Gods?

 

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The Wall of Shadows

The Wall Of Shadows

94 Mins

A Sherpa family breaks a taboo and climbs the most holy of mountains to earn money for their son’s education. They accompany a western expedition on East Wall of Khumbakarna Mountain, a wall that has never been climbed before. Wall of Shadows tells the story of an encounter between a young Sherpa boy and an experienced western mountaineer at the foot of the sacred mountain. Will they face the wrath of mountain Gods?

Premiere: 
Alberta Premiere
Year: 
2020
Country: 
Poland
Director: 
Eliza Kubarska
Producer: 
Monika Braid
Production Company: 
Braidmade Films
Has subtitles: 
Yes