Thanks to Simon Hathaway for the tipoff to this wonderful animation.
Watch it full screen.
An homage to early mountaineers, with a spot of 'Touching the Void'...
Ascension from Ascension Le Film on Vimeo.
Made by Thomas Bourdis, Martin de Coudenhove, Caroline Domergue, Colin Laubry and Florian Vecchione at Supinfocom Arles in 2013. Music by Seth Stewart.
In beginning of the 20th century, two climbers carry a statue of the Virgin to the top of a mountain.
Ascension is a multi award-winning graduation movie, done at Supinfocom Arles in 2013 by Thomas Bourdis, Martin de Coudenhove, Caroline Domergue, Colin Laubry and Florian Vecchione. The music has been composed by Seth Stewart.
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