Life of a Mountain, Helvellyn DVD

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The spectacular finale of the 'Life of a Mountain' trilogy from multi award-winning filmmaker and photographer Terry Abraham. Full length version - 150 minutes running time.

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A YEAR IN THE LIFE OF THE LAKE DISTRICT'S MOST POPULAR PEAK

The spectacular finale of the 'Life of a Mountain' trilogy from multi award-winning filmmaker and photographer Terry Abraham features a year in the life of the Lake District National Park's most popular peak; Helvellyn.

This inspiring and heart-warming documentary looks at the lives of local residents and visitors to the mountain with contributions from broadcasters Mary-Ann Ochota, Julia Bradbury and Stuart Maconie, mountaineer Simon Yates, former BBC weather presenter Peter Gibbs, the Ordnance Survey and the Royal Air Force.

Abraham's powerfully moving love letter to Lakeland takes the breath away with sensational cinematography as we see Cumbria through the seasons like never before.

Running time: 150 mins. approx.

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Beautiful Ode in a Film to Helvellyn!

Saw this first on TV and knew I had to buy the DVD - such a beautiful film about Helvellyn (which I've climbed twice, from Glenridding and from Thirlmere, and enjoyed each time) almost poetic in its delivery. Captures the whole essence of Helvellyn and many interviews with people from all walks of life who connect to the mountain. Simply awe-inspiring film, like the mountain!

Robert Jackson | Carshalton | September 2022

Something for everybody!

Received DVD today and watched it. If you are missing the Lakes, this is the DVD to watch! Brilliant photography. Wonderful content. Extraordinary variety of contributors. Comprehensive story of Helvellyn. Worth watching again and again!

David McIver | Cawood, North Yorkshire. | January 2021

The best ever

I know the mountain & its surroundings very well & this DVD, bought as part of my Christmas present, brings back so many happy memories when I can't visit due to COVID. Well done Terry - it's a masterpiece.

Mick Gardner | Hoghton, Lancashire | December 2020

Superb and Inspiring

Received my dvd at lunchtime today and spent the most pleasant afternoon watching this superb and inspiring film. Very emotional in places and simply beautiful throughout. Well worth the wait. Thank you Terry Abraham and Striding Edge

David West | Barrow-In-Furness | November 2020

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