Touching the Void: Interview With Kevin MacDonald

What gave you the idea for filming Touching the Void?
Completely out of the blue the book was sent to me by the producer. I had no interest, knowledge, or experience of the mountains but the story nailed me to the chair. I read it in one sitting. I loved the fact that the story takes you into a completely alien world - the world of High Al...

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Touching the Void

Kevin Macdonald, 2003

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Frank Hurley, 1919

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Charles Frend, 1948

A film adaptation of the dangerous 1912 expedition to conquer the South Pole. Scott's intrepid team are beaten by the Norwegians in the Arctic race and the h... More

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Touching the Void

Kevin Macdonald, 2003

Taking its place among the truly great films of adventure and endurance is this documentary account of the story of Joe Simpson and Simon Yates, two climbers... More

£10.49 Blu-ray