Adventure climbers Leo Houlding and film maker Alastair Lee are back with another sumptuous production of truly epic proportions. This time Leo (UK) and fellow climbers Sean Leary (USA) and Jason Pickles (UK) head deep into the Amazon in an attempt to make the first ascent of the east face of the remote tepu, Cerro Autana.
The action begins with a covert journey via military checkpoints and secret ports through Amazonas State. Our team of clandestine climbers, disguised as tourists travel down the Orinoco River to the remote village of Ceguera. Here they make a traumatic psychotropic visit to the local Shaman to gain access to the sacred mountain. From here in sweltering humidity, porter chaos, and an assortment of jungle nasties are just a part of this spectacular journey of self-discovery and big wall hunting.
Follow the team of redoubtable characters as they find their way up the jungle infested rock face, as they are amazed not only at the climbing, but a luxury wall camp in the incredible Autana Cave system just below the summit of the tepu (highest elevated cave system in the world).
An adventure unlike any other, adventure film making takes another step into the unknown with superb results. This DVD is original, experimental, highly entertaining and visually stunning.
This DVD was produced in 2012 by Posing Production, with a running time of 58 minutes, in English.