This breathtaking film tells the story of an encounter between a young Sherpa boy and an experienced Western mountaineer on the east wall of the sacred mountain of Khumbakarna, in the Himalayas. Will they face the wrath of mountain Gods for climbing the most holy of mountains?
Friday, February 19 at noon PST
This show includes access to the feature film listed below.
Show ticket: $9
Film only: $85 | All-access: $105
VIMFF 2021 BEST ADVENTURE FILM
A Sherpa family breaks a taboo and climbs the most holy of mountains to earn money for their son’s education. They accompany a Western expedition on the east wall of the Khumbakarna Mountain, a wall that has never been climbed before. The Wall of Shadows tells the story of an encounter between a young Sherpa boy and an experienced Western mountaineer at the foot of the sacred mountain. Will they face the wrath of mountain Gods?MORE INFO