Dying for Everest

Dying for Everest

On 15 May 2006 double amputee Mark Inglis reached the summit of Mt Everest, but only a few days later, he was plunged into a storm of controversy.

Description

On 15 May 2006 double amputee Mark Inglis reached the summit of Mt Everest. It was a remarkable achievement and Inglis was feted by press and public. But only a few days later, he was plunged into a storm of controversy when it was learned he had passed an incapacitated climber, Englishman David Sharp, leaving him to a lonely death high in the Death Zone.

About the Film

Release Date
1997
Duration
0:51
Genres
Mountaineering
Featuring
Mark Inglis, Mark Whetu and Wayne Alexander
Director
Richard Dennison
Producers
James Heyward, Andy Salek, Gus Roxburgh and Making Movies NZ
Download Filesize
SD (4:3) 1.16 GB
Dying for Everest

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