Films By Jennifer Peedom

Sherpa director Jennifer Peedom returns to the mountains that so captivate her to explore that very captivation, hers and humanity's, in a unique cinematic and musical collaboration with the Australian Chamber Orchestra. ... The seemingly very human desire to seek out the top of the world, often at considerable cost to limb or even life, is only a few hundred years old. But from the moment the mou... Read more
Chomalungma, or Everest, is experienced anew in this awe-inspiring documentary presenting the extraordinary pressures and politics of climbing the mountain from the Sherpa point of view. ... In April 2014, 16 Sherpas died in an avalanche while escorting a group of mountaineers up Everest. It was merely the latest in a series of escalating incidents – from financial disputes to brawls at 7000m and ... Read more
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