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EBC 5300m

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E.B.C. 5300m

Directed by Léonard Kohli
15 minutes
Switzerland. 2016. No Dialogues.

5300 metres above sea level, at the Everest Base Camp. Through the use of clips, the film focuses on camp life and organisation, exposing the contrast between this fleeting micro-village and its savage, mystical setting while proposing a reflection on the development of extreme forms of tourism.

Screening as part of Shorts Program 2017.

Official Trailer


Select Festivals

- 2016 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Best Swiss Film
- 2016 Visions du Réel Festival international de cinéma Nyon
- 2017 Aspen Shortsfest, Special Jury Mention

About the Film's Director

Léonard Kohli (1992-2017) was born in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. In 2016, he received a BA in Photography from ECAL (École Cantonale d'Arts de Lausanne).


Sat., Dec. 16, 2017 at 9:00 AM
Valley Premiere

Janet Leigh Theatre, Stockton

Director / Producer / Writer / Cinematographer: Léonard Kohli
Editors: Léonard Kohli, Orsola Valenti

Permission: Emily Kessler



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