Premier de Cordee


1h 34m 1999

Brief Synopsis

Set in the mid-'30s, a tale of a young man, Zian, from the village of Chamonix who becomes determined to become a mountain guide following his return from Paris the same day his father, an umpteenth-generation guide, is killed by lightning on a climb.

Film Details

Also Known As
First on the Rope
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Auvergne-Rh(nes-Alpes CinTma; France 2 Cinéma; Rai Cinema

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

Synopsis

Set in the mid-'30s, a tale of a young man, Zian, from the village of Chamonix who becomes determined to become a mountain guide following his return from Paris the same day his father, an umpteenth-generation guide, is killed by lightning on a climb.

Film Details

Also Known As
First on the Rope
Release Date
1999
Production Company
Auvergne-Rh(nes-Alpes CinTma; France 2 Cinéma; Rai Cinema

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 34m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Remake of "Premier de Cordee" (France/1943) directed by Louis Daquin.

Digital Beta