Mount Elbrus. Mysteries of the First Ascent

A documentary film about the first ascent of Mount Elbrus, which happened in 1829, during the Caucasian War. Despite the war time, an international team of local highlanders, Russian solders and academic scientists managed to reach the goal. The authors of this film have followed the whole ascent route to the summit and verified many facts from the diaries of the first ascensionists.

  • Alexander Glazunov
    Director
  • Alexander Glazunov
    Writer
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Эльбрус. Тайны первого восхождения
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Genres:
    History, Travel
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 8 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    July 22, 2021
  • Country of Origin:
    Russian Federation
  • Country of Filming:
    Russian Federation
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    AVCHD
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director - Alexander Glazunov