The Napa Valley Film Festival returns this fall with its five-day festival showcasing the year’s best new independent films from November 7 to 11 in Napa, California.
NAME OF FILM: ACCIDENTAL CLIMBER
DIRECTOR(S): Steven Oritt
STARRING: Jim Geiger, Greg Vernovage, Ang Tshering Lama
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: At 68 years old Jim Geiger attempted to become the oldest American to summit Mt. Everest. Driven by a desire to prove that age is just a number, Jim pushes his body to the limits in the quest to summit the world’s tallest mountain. What ensued was the worst disaster in mountaineering history that left sixteen climbers dead and forever changed Jim’s life.