Pics and Flicks to feature mountain adventurers tribute

TRIBUTE DOCUMENTARY: Gerringong Pics and Flicks presents Mountain on Friday, April 6. Photo: Supplied.
TRIBUTE DOCUMENTARY: Gerringong Pics and Flicks presents Mountain on Friday, April 6. Photo: Supplied.

Gerringong Pics and Flicks presents Mountain on Friday, April 6.

Mountain is a documentary which pays tribute to adventurers who risk their lives climbing the world’s greatest peaks. 

It offers the audience outstanding vision of mountaineers, ice climbers, free soloists, speedflyers, heliskiers, snowboarders, wingsuiters and parachuting mountain bikers up against the elements.

The documentary looks at the changes over the past three centuries as technology has pushed the boundaries for adventure seekers and is collated from more than 2000 hours of footage shot across 15 countries.

Mountain is a collaboration between director Jennifer Peedom and Richard Tognetti's Australian Chamber Orchestra, with the score being recorded in none other than the Sydney Opera House.

Tickets go on sale at Gerringong Town Hall at 7.20pm with the film starting at 8pm. After the film, stay for the Gerringong Pics and Flicks world famous tea, coffee and cakes ($4).

Annual membership is only $60. That's 11 movies from date you sign up, 10-ticket multi-use cards are $80 and casual tickets at the door are $10 each.

A number of seats will be held for people with annual membership until 10-minutes prior to the film commencing. After which, the seats will be sold to casual ticket buyers.

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