A RECORD OF HUMAN BEING AT THE EXTREMITIES OF MT. EVEREST
Japan / 1974 / 59'
In October 1974 a Japanese expedition face the climbing of the inviolated South wall of Everest. This ascension was attempted before by French and English climbers, but with no success. This film narrates the dramatic effort of the Japanese climbers, who must give up because the several difficulties. Mount Everest will be reached along the classic route.