Flying to 8000m

Showing in: Wanaka

Wanaka Session 6: Sunday July 1

 

 

Introduction

42mins, Director: Antoine Girard & Jérémie Chenal, France, NZ Premiere, Subtitles: Yes

Antoine Girard paraglided across the north of Pakistan with his tent, covering over 1200km and flying for 19 days, and flew solo over the Himalayas. With only himself for company, he flew through this stunning mountain range and reached 8157m of altitude to see Broad Peak from above. Nominated by National Geographic for 2017 Adventurer of the Year.