THE ICE WALL

An impossibly slippery challenge

Format : one-off
Duration : 52’
Available versions : French | Arabic | English
Director : Pierre-Antoine Hiroz
Author : Pierre-Antoine Hiroz
Rights : All rights / Worldwide except Switzerland


The Ice Wall is 3,000 feet of sheer rock covered with ice amongst the awesome surroundings of the Himalayas.

This story is about two French climbers, Catherine Destivelle and Eric Decamp, who, with the help of their Sherpa guides, take up the challenge to become the firsts to conquer this huge frozen waterfall.

The Ice Wall is constantly in flux and could at any time give way or become a conduit for one of the many avalanches. The climbers begin to scale the face as snow begins to fall…