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North Face (Firm)

Overview
Works: 19 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 155 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Motion pictures  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Miscellanea  Catalogs  Rules 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: GV855.3, 796.522
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Most widely held works by North Face (Firm)
All.I.can ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Shot on 6 continents over 2 years, the world's best skiers deliver inspirational performances while ground-breaking cinematography expands our vision of the natural world. Journey through Morocco's majestic desert peaks, Greenland's icy fjords, Chile's volcanic craters, Alaskan spine walls, and more."--Container
The sharp end ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"[A]n adrenaline-soaked journey up the world's most challenging walls: the French Alps, the Eiger, the Utah desert, the Diamond of Colorado, Indian Kashmir, Yosemite granite, and the sandstone spires of the Czech Republic. Run-out routes, scary high-ball boulder problems, ice-covered alpine walls and all-or-nothing free-solo ascents will keep your palms perspiring"--Container
Everest mountain at the millennium ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mountaineer Pete Athans attempts to reach the summit of Mt. Everest for the sixth time
On ice ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Some of the world's most famous ice climbers demonstrate their skills, thechniques and personal styles of ice climbing
Backpacking ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an extensive introduction to backpacking, covering topics such as the selection and maintenance of equipment, packing hints, food needs, safety rules, and wilderness ethics
Shishapangma, a celebration of life Himalaya, descending India ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1st program: In an attempt at skiing an 8,000 meter peak in Tibet, Conrad Anker, Dave Bridges and Alex Lowe are engulfed in an avalanche; Lowe and Bridges are lost, but Anker miraculously survives. 2nd program: American extreme skiers and snowboarders Rick Armstrong, Hilaree Nelson, and Jeremy Nobis travel to the state of Himachel Pradesh, Northern India. Beginning in Manali, the skiers climb the 6000 meter Indian Himalayan mountain peak Deo Tibba to descend on skis
Great Trango Tower a granite mile high ; Madagascar, a woman's first ascent ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two episodes from the North Face Expeditions television series. In the first, 3 climbers brave weather, exhaustion and rockfall to be the first to climb the 20,600-foot Great Trango Tower in northern Pakistan from its northwest face. In the second, an all-star team of women climbers ascends the Tsaranora Massif in Madagascar
Beyond gravity ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One the fastest growing sports in North America is climbing; this film presents portraits of many of the world's top climbers in their own disciplines. Filmed amongst lush mountain landscapes ranging from Alberta to Greenland, the documentary engages the media image of climbing as a reckless, dangerous, life-threatening, and chaotic activity to reveal the obsession with planning and detail demanded by outdoor climbing. With rock, ice, mixed, aid and alpine climbing as well as big-wall expeditions, hard sport routes, and free-soloing, the stunning cinematography displays a compelling vision of today's world of climbing
Cross-country skiing/winter camping ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes equipment and techniques for nordic skiing
The fine line a 16 MM avalanche education film ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home use only
Know limits [the extreme in sports] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An overview of the extremes some people go to in various sports
Light of the Himalaya ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents the efforts of Dr. Geoff Tabin and his Himalayan Cataract Project team as they perform cataract surgery on the indigenous people of the Khumbu region of Nepal who would have otherwise lost their sight. Also includes footage of Peter Athans as he attempts to scale the highest unclimed peak in the region
Into the mind ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blur the lines between dream state and reality, as you perceive the world through the minds of many. Into the Mind DVD contemplates the experiences passed between mentors and peers to paint a philosophical portrait of human kind. What drives us to overcome challenge? How do we justify risk? What forces are at the core of a mountain addiction? Unique athlete segments over a multitude of mountain sport genres, depict the connectivity of Earth and window into never seen before moments. Explore how we begin our perception of self, construct the foundations of confidence, and are ultimately led to the path of self-actualization
Backpacking - technique ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates backpacking and hiking techniques by showing a young couple preparing for and enjoying a wilderness backpacking trip
Backpacking - equipment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows equipment needed for backpacking and gives advice on its selection
Trade catalogs of sporting goods ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Trade catalogs, brochures of camping gear, sports and rule books and other ephemera relating to sporting goods
Himalaya, descending India Shishapangma, a celebration of life ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Himalaya / American extreme skiers and snowboarders Rick Armstrong, Hilaree Nelson, and Jeremy Nobis travel to the state of Himachel Pradesh, Northern India. Beginning in Manali, the skiers climb the 6000 meter Indian Himalayan mountain peak Deo Tibba to descend on skis. Shishapangma / In an attempt at skiing an 8,000 meter peak in Tibet, Conrad Anker, Dave Bridges and Alex Lowe are engulfed in an avalanche; Lowe and Bridges are lost, but Anker miraculously survives
Everest the mountain at the millenium : the North Face expedition center ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
World renowned mountaineer Pete Athans attempts to summit Everest for a record-breaking sixth time
 
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English (22)