K2 - Touching the sky

 

K2 - Touching the sky - Poland, 2015, 72'

Đ•motional film set against breathtaking vistas of Karakorum Mountains. It is a multilayered psychological portrait of people who are coping to understand the choices of their parents or their own passion. Filmmakers were allowed unique access to private letters, audio tapes and films of the protagonists, including Kurt Diemberger’s - a legend of alpinism, the only living person who climbed two 8 thousand meters peaks as first man ever (in 1957 and 1960)