Storyville

  • PG
  • Lucy Walker (2006)
  • UK (SUB)
  • 107 min

Plot Summary

Documentary following blind climber Erik Weihenmayer as he leads a team of six visually impaired Tibetan teenagers on a climb up Lhakpa Ri, a peak on the north side of Mount Everest. The trek was organised by Sabriye Tenberken who established the first and only school for the blind in Tibet, and is keen for the children to realise that, despite their disabilities, they can achieve great things.

Cast and crew

Crew

Director
Lucy Walker

Other Information

Language: 
Tibetan, German, English +subtitles
Colour
Theatrical distributor: 
Spark Entertainment
Released 8 Aug 2008
Categories
Documentary

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