Category: Film Music
Climbing on all mountains, international expeditions in earliest times... Father and Son experience dangerous adventures....
Mountain-climbing film about the Jewish mountain climbing dynasty Günter Oskar Dyhrenfurth and his wife Hettie Heymann (won the gold medal in Berlin in 1936 for numerous first ascents) and their son Norman Dyrenfurth (climbed Mount Everest with an American expedition in the 60s).
Fottage of Günter's and Norman's Himalaya-expeditions from 1930 and 1963.
Commentary by Reinhold Messner
Additional remarks: The film exists as a two part version for the BR, in a long version for ARTE and as a cinema version of 86 minutes in length with support from FFF Bayern
Among others the cinema verson for Alpine films festival Trentino/Italy 2007
Among others the TV version Arte 20:40 on the 13.6.2007
World premiere: 30.11.2006
Press reviews for world premiere: The film won the 1st prize in the category 'alpine documentation' at the 19th international Berg+Abenteuer Film Festival in 2007
1st prize 'Best Exploration Film' at the Explorers Club Film Festival 2008 in New York
Special jury prize at the 11th 'Verticale' Film Festival in Moscow
'Grand RIIFF Award' for best cinematogoraphy at the Rhode Island International Film Festival (New England´s largest fim festival)
Movie: To the third pole, 2006
Movie directed by: Jürgen Czwienk, Author: Andreas Nickel
Movie produced by: ExplorerMedia GmbH Warngau Andreas Nickel
Distributor of movie: BR and ARTE
Performers in movie: Soundtrack recorded with the Munich philharmonic fim music orchestra, conducted by Enjott Schneider with Sandro Friedrich (duduk)
Sound master: Klaus Strazicky
Mix and extra-electronics: Enjott Schneider