Climbing

Stories

12th July 2020

The women's climbing film causing a stir: an interview with the Never Not Collective

Pretty Strong, produced by the Never Not Collective, follows eight of the world’s strongest female climbers as they explore new climbing areas, send hard projects and push the boundaries of the sport and themselves. Although a landmark film for women’s climbing, critiques of Pretty Strong resulted in an important and constructive discussion about the intersection of feminism, climbing and storytelling.

11th May 2020

Conversations #2: You can’t be what you can’t see

Danielle Sellwood, filmmaker and promoter of women in elite sports, spoke to Bronwyn Harvey and Christina Baldwin, (Adventure Uncovered Film Festival New Talent winners), about their 7-year in the making film project ‘Undercurrents’.

Authors

Sam Firman

Sam Firman

A freelance writer exploring the links between adventure, travel and social progress with a background in social innovation. Recently moved from London to Vancouver for access to the mountains.

Rosie Riley

Rosie Riley

Co-Founder/Director of Adventure Uncovered, writer and dedicated North Sea surfer who settles for cycling, running and outdoor swimming when in London. Advocate and promoter of sustainability and clean technology in the UK corporate sector and developing countries.