National Geographic: Surviving Everest

National Geographic: Surviving Everest

Cast: John J. Flynn Jr., Richard Kiley, Edmund Hillary, Tenzing Norgay

     
 

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This National Geographic title takes a look at the people who have climbed the world's largest mountain, Mount Everest. The disc offers a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed captioned. Supplemental materials include an interview with Sir Edmund Hillary, a trivia

Overview

This National Geographic title takes a look at the people who have climbed the world's largest mountain, Mount Everest. The disc offers a standard full-frame transfer. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed captioned. Supplemental materials include an interview with Sir Edmund Hillary, a trivia quiz, a map, and a photo gallery. This is an entertaining and informative disc that could easily be used by teachers in high schools.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/15/2000
UPC:
0727994750079
Original Release:
1984
Rating:
NR
Source:
Nat'l Geographic Vid
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Full Frame]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital]
Time:
0:57:00

Special Features

Bonus program: "Surviving Everest: Firsthand Accounts"; Sir Edmund Hillary interview; Photo gallery; Mount Everest locator map; Trivia Quiz; Previews of additional National Geographic programs; Scene access

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John J. Flynn Narrator
Richard Kiley Narrator
Edmund Hillary Participant
Tenzing Norgay Participant

Technical Credits
Martha Conboy Producer
John Dabney Editor
John Davey Cinematographer
Michael Dillon Associate Producer,Cinematographer
Dennis B. Kane Executive Producer
Tim Kelly Executive Producer
Jack McDonald Associate Producer,Screenwriter
Lyn Murray Score Composer
George Romanis Score Composer
Thomas Skinner Executive Producer
David "Castro" Spears Score Composer
Theodore Strauss Producer,Screenwriter
Jeff Streich Cinematographer

Scene Index

Side #1
0. Scene Selections
1. Mountain Crossroads [4:51]
2. Reunions [5:17]
3. Hillary's Triumphs [5:41]
4. Lending a Hand [11:25]
5. Personal Tragedy [5:16]
6. Sacred Rituals [10:30]
7. Fate of Mt. Everest [5:32]
8. Anniversary Party [3:33]
9. Enduring Legacy [3:36]

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