Directors: Peter Mortimer, Zachary Barr
Meet the Directors:
Peter Mortimer is the founder of Sender Films, which he started as a do-it-yourself rock climbing video production project in 1999. Mortimer and the Sender team joined forces with Big UP Productions in 2006 to found REEL ROCK Film Tour, which has become one of the biggest climbing and adventure film tours in the world. Over the last decade Peter has directed acclaimed feature-length documentaries such as The Alpinist, The Dawn Wall and Valley Uprising.
Cast & Crew
Black Ice follows a crew of aspiring climbers from the the unlikely warm weather of Tennessee and their home gym of Memphis Rox, to the frozen wilds of Montana, where mentors Manoah Ainuu, Conrad Anker and Fred Campbell share their love of winter adventure and frozen waterfalls with the warm blooded southerners. Their experience on the ice sparks conversation, while invoking belly laughs and celebratory tears in this joyous adventure story.