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Americans climbing in Europe

Format DVD Category Non-Fiction
Title Autoroute  Mins 60 
Starring Dave Graham, Luke Parody, Joe Kinder, Alex Huber, Lisa Rands  RRP $49.00 AUD 
Director Rob Frost  Reviews
Edition   Ave Rating **** (3.50 of 5)


User Comments
Quite a good film that essentially documents the three amigos ( Parody, Kinder and Graham) trip to Europe. It really displays the immense drive these guys have and becomes quite infectious watching the excited climbers in action.

On a whole, the footage is pretty good. Speed (5.14d) is an amazing piece of footage. Dave Graham literally slithers his way up a 35m slightly overhanging limestone face. Definently the highlight of the film for me.

However, it was dissapointing to see only the "crux " shown on lesser graded routes. Especially at Ceuse. The maker of this film has a habit of butchering footage, and this is a little frustrating. Fortunately there is plenty of other worthwhile footage contained throughout.

Not bad, but far from a classic. 


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