Bernd Arnold, the iconic barefoot climber, has logged over 980 first ascents in his 67 years. Now facing the phase of decline, he reflects on the power of psyche in overcoming fear.

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Bernd Arnold, the iconic barefoot climber, has logged over 980 first ascents in his 67 years. Now facing the phase of decline, he reflects on the power of psyche in overcoming fear.

A Rainier Films Production

Director: Taylor Zann
Producers: Taylor Zann, Claire M. Andreae
Executive Producers: Olaf Brodersen, Olivia Schaefer
Score: Christian Pensel
Shot and Edited: Taylor Zann
Archival: WDR Fernsehen, Bernd Arnold Institute
Field Sound and Translation: Claire M. Andreae
Translation: Sophia Horn, Marlene Horn, Alessandra Nicolini
Special Thanks: Brigitte Gruesgen for your hospitality

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