The alpine rescue team of the Tridentine mountaineering Association has always paid particular attention to the technical preparation of its many voluntary members. Only continual training and pratice and the use of increasingly sophisticated techniques, materials and operative methods can garantee a constant service, in time and quality, throughout the mountains, which this organization is appointed to carry out by the state. TRhe film ha been made to demonstrate the basic concepts of the organized rescue of avalanche victims and prepare volunteers in the various ares of Trentino for the practical exercises carried out periodically, with the help of team instructors.
In 1980 he started to work in television first as a cameraman, then in editing and finally as director. He has worked for several programmes for RAI and Mediaset and for many documentaries about sport, current affairs, art and culture. Over the past years, many of his productions have been selected by several festivals in Italy (Trento, Turin, Palermo, Venice, Milan, Asolo) and abroad (Jaca-Spain, Banff-Canada, Les Diablerets- Switzerland). He received several awards including the Swiss “Grain d’Or” for the short El Mazzarol and in Spain the “Trofeo del Consejo Superior de Deportes” for the sport documentary Marcialonga ‘92. Last year he made and produced a report from Israel about instances of peaceful co-existence
between Palestinians and Israelis, which was broadcast on Rai 3.