The Summit

The Summit

Poster for The Summit

K2 is the dramatic setting for this documentary about 2008’s fatal disaster, in which 11 mountaineers died on the world's second-highest mountain. Director Nick Ryan pieces together what happened on this doomed expedition that captured world headlines - helped by reports that some climbers had left others to die on K2’s slopes. Combining found footage, survivor interviews and re-enactments, The Summit attempts to set the record straight about this tragedy.

2013Rating: M104 minsIreland, UK

Streaming (3 Providers)

The Summit | Awards

Award Winner
Winner of Editing Award and World Cinema Documentary Film Editing Award, Sundance Film Festival 2013.

The Summit | Release Details

The Summit is available to stream in New Zealand now on Google Play and DocPlay and Apple TV.