Winner – Human Adventure Prize, 2009 Coupe Icare film festival in St Hilaire, France
Winner – Best Adventure Film, 2010 Trento Film Festival
'Mind blowing!' – XC Mag
Extras edition – features over 1 hour of additional material, including; Bob Drury talks to John Silvester at length about his groundbreaking Chogolugma flight in 2009, flying in Hunza and his motivation for these flights. Also about the early days in Wales. And there's also John's original footage of his tour of Nanga Parbat in 2005 – the first ever circumnavigation of an 8,000m giant.
What's it really like to fly at 7,000m, crossing frozen mountains, soaring massive rockwalls and forging new cross country routes on a paraglider in the Himalaya? To find out, adventure filmmaker Alun Hughes joins high altitude paragliding star John Silvester on a tandem paraglider and goes 'col busting' in the Karakoram.