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Sherpa

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Presented by Grand County Public Library and Utah Film Center at Star Hall, Moab UT

May 19 2016
Sherpa

This award-winning documentary film tells the story of how the Sherpas united in the face of fierce opposition to better their working conditions and pay after a tragic avalanche.

Director Jennifer Peedom set out to uncover tension in the 2014 Everest climbing season from the Sherpas’ point of view and instead captured a tragedy when an avalanche struck, killing 16 Sherpas. SHERPA tells the story o fhow the Sherpas united after the tragedy in the face of fierce opposition, to reclaim the mountain they call Chomolungma.

ADMISSION INFO

FREE

Contact: 435-259-1111

Email: info@moablibrary.org

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Doors open at 6:30

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Star Hall

159 East Center Street, Moab, UT 84532

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