Who Won the 1976
Academy Awards Documentary Feature

The Man Who Skied Down Everest

1975 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner
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1976 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Man Who Skied Down Everest News

Now THAT'S a campfire story! From finding Titanic's wheel to braving -56C at the South Pole... eavesdropping on the ...

Daily Mail
'I thought, why not ski down Everest?' extreme explorer Tormod Granheim said as he stood casually regaling some of his most intrepid tales. ... Along with Tormod, we met the twins who climbed the seven highest mountains on each continent and both poles ...

1976 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Man Who Skied Down Everest News

An Interview with Richard Branson, Jimmy Chin, and Ben Stookesberry

Men's Journal
The second walked away from an avalanche that buried him alive; the third was upside down at the bottom of a river, trapped beneath the boils of Class V rapids. They've climbed Everest and skied down it; shattered records for air speed in big cloth ...

1976 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Man Who Skied Down Everest News

Incredible footage shows daredevil SKIING down Everest's north face on descent which saw his partner fall 8000ft to ...

Daily Mail
A later clip shows Granheim niftily navigating Everest's North Col - a sharp-edged pass carved by glaciers in the ridge connecting Mount Everest and Changtse in Tibet. It was the first time anyone had skied down the North Face, but this wasn't the only ...

1976 Academy Awards Documentary Feature Winner The Man Who Skied Down Everest News

Revisiting a 1975 movie that experienced highs and lows

The Boston Globe
There was a time when a film could win the best documentary Academy Award and be forgotten. Or is it still that time? One can only hope that this year's Oscar winner will have a better fate than “The Man Who Skied Down Everest,” which won the award in ...

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