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Rock Athlete

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The first of three films by SID PEROU that trace the story of rock climbing, from simple, accessible beginnings to the exclusive world of today's dedicated rock athlete. In Search of New Summits
Leading northern climbers m action show how the increasing use of technical aids eventually led back to the primitive contest between man and rock. This film won the Pye Colour Television Regional Award for 1981.
Writer BRIAN THOMPSON Film editor BRYAN JONES
Producer DOUGLAS B. SMITH

Contributors

Unknown: Sid Perou
Unknown: Brian Thompson
Producer: Douglas B. Smith

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