Hard Grit maker Scoops Award for New Film

Britain´s ´hard grit´ film-maker Mark Turnbull, has won the best mountaineering film category at the 49th International Film Festival of Mountains, Exploration and Adventure “Città di Trento”. His film, Equillibrium, follows Neil Bently, and his partners, as he prepares to lead one of gritstone´s last great lines in the Burbage valley. The film focusses not only on the climb, but on the mind of the climber, and the motivation behind trying dangerous gritstone routes. More information on Equillibrium here. Official Site (Italian) here.