A Life Ascending

A Life Ascending

DVD - 2012 | Widescreen version.
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Follows acclaimed mountaineer Ruedi Beglinger, who lives with his wife and two young daughters on a remote glacier in the mountains of British Columbia. Beglinger has built a reputation as one of the top ski mountaineering guides in the world. Viewers follow his family's unique life off the grid and their journey in the years following a devastating avalanche that killed seven people.
Publisher: [United States] : Passion River Films, [2012].
Edition: Widescreen version.
Branch Call Number: 796.522092 BEGLI-G
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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Dec 31, 2016

I thought that this documentary was amazing. I particularly liked the family, and I enjoyed comparing their lifestyle to the more common one that most of us live. The two daughters were growing up strong, engaged, competent. It think they will do well in their lives. Ruedi is a man fully living his destiny, with integrity, hard work, and courage. Very interesting.

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