Dream Mountain wins Best Film at the London Mountain Film Festival

November 2019: Scott filmed “Dream Mountain” with Climber-Mother-Adventurer Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita. Pasang travels to Cholatse (6440m/21130ft) with her two-year old son and husband. In a theme common to many mothers, Pasang is troubled at leaving her son at basecamp but the drive to climb is strong. Beautifully shot (of course), evocative Nepal Himalaya, a story told through the eyes of a woman Sherpa alpinist on a Himalayan peak. This film just won Best Mountain Film at the London Mountain Film Festival.

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@InLightWorks Productions is thrilled to present the official theatrical trailer for our award-winning film, Dream Mountain. This is the story of @Pasang_Lhamu_Sherpa Akita: a mountaineer, humanitarian, mother, and inspiration who overcomes all obstacles to live her dream. ✨ We hope you enjoy this glimpse of the film before its World Premiere next Saturday, May 2, during the virtual @LondonMountainFilm festival. To sign up for free access to the festival, click the link in our bio. “The dream is coming true.” –Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita ✨ Trailer Edit by Sarah Smalik @ilovesmalik Featuring: Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita⁠ @TorakichiAkita & Norbu!⁠ Executive Producer: @CiraCrowell⁠ Director: Kyle Ruddick⁠ @kyleinstagram⁠ Producer: @KeithCarlsen⁠ Cinematographers: @Scott.Simper, Kyle Ruddick, @MichaelClarkPhoto⁠ Editors: Kyle Ruddick + Sarah Smalik⁠ InLightWorks Productions: @saramagss + @st.rebecca⁠ Assistant Editor: Adam Laiben⁠ Colorist: Taylor Black / Apache Color⁠ Sound Design: Greg Conway / Sonic Alchemy⁠ Original Music: Joseph Minadeo + Shinya Sugimonto⁠ Additional Music: The Triplets + Tashi Sherpa⁠ VFX: Robert Brown / Jekyll Works⁠ Graphic Design: Aaron Sain⁠ Climbing Team: Panuru Sherpa, Lhakpa Gyaljen Sherpa + TenginSherpa⁠ Trekking Team: Dawa Tsering Sherpa, Jangmu Sherpa, @tenging.sherpa243, Pemba Sherpa ⁠ Official Media Partner: @alpinistmag ⁠ 💫 #KeepDreaming #PasangLhamuSherpaAkita #DreamMountainFilm #InLightWorksProductions #Nepal #LMFF #LondonMountain #LondonMountainFilmFestival #GiveMeAWoo #TogetherWeCan⁠

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