Festivals

4. november 2019

Freedom under Load at festivals in Canada

EUROPEAN UNION FILM FESTIVAL takes place in Canada last 15 years.  The Slovakia will present itsself by the awarded documentary about last european Sherpas - Freedom under Load. 

12. october 2019

Grand Prize for Spirit of Jaguar

28the edition of the Adveture Films Festival in Dijon -  Ecrans de l'aventure highlited documentaries about unique stories, strog messages and solidarity. The festival took place 17. - 20. 10. 2019. The comitee awarded the documentary Spirit of Jaguar by Grand Prize for the authentic adventure deep in the venezuealn jungle. more

6. september 2019

Spirit of Jaguar - the Best documentary

36th edition of the International Mountain Film Festival took place in Teplice na d Metuji, Czech republic between 22.-25.8.2019. The international jury awarded the document Spirit of Jaguar as the Best documentary.  more


10. december 2018

Best Mountaineering film - Addicted to Altitude

International Outdoorfilms Festival took place in 67 places of Slovak and Czech republic. From more than thousand films 126 were selected for festival screenings between 5.10.-7.12.2018. Documentary Addicted to Altitude wan the First Prize in the Mountaineering Film category. more

25. november 2018

Special Mention Prize for Addicted to Altitude

Nordic Adventure Film Festival was held for the first time back in 1996 by a group of dedicated climbers and adventure filmmakers. The festival is the oldest and most dedicated adventure film festival in Scandinavia. This year the festival took place 20.-25.11.2018 in Denmark. The Special Mention Prize won the documentary Addicted to Altitude.

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2. october 2018

Best Film about Mountaineering - Addicted to Altitude

On the 20th of September 2018, at the 23rd edition of Ladek Mountain Festival – the greatest and oldest Polish event of this kind, after watching all the films of 23rd Ladek Mountain Festival's Film Competition, the Jurors decided to award the film Addicted to Altitude as Best Film about Mountaineering: more


26. august 2018

Special Mention Prize for Addicted to Altitude

41 films were selected for the competition at International Mounaineering Festival in Teplice nad Metuji, Czech Republic. 23.-26.8.2018 met all mountaineering funs. International jury awarded the documentery Addicted to Altitude by Special Mention Prize. more

26. march 2018

Best Slovak Documentary Prize for Addicted to Altitude

Almost 50 films were screened at the Mountain and Adventure International Film Festival in Bratislava, 21.-25.3.2018. The jury members: Czech director and cameraman Petr Kašpar, Polish publisher Alek Lwow, and Slovak: director Diana Fabiánová, writer Mária Modrovich, director and climber Miloslav Končok, cameraman Ľudovít Hičár. Literary Fund Prize for the Best Slovak Documentary goes to Addicted Altitude. more

12. december 2017

The best mountain culture film is Freedom under Load

11.12.2017 - the documentary Freedom under Load gets another award. 15th edition of the International Outdoor Films Festival took place in 54 towns of Czech and Slovak republics from 6.10. to 9.12.2017. Freedom under Load was awarded as The Best mountain culture film.  


29. september 2017

2 x Grand Prize: 'Freedom Under Load'

22nd edition of Ladek Mountain Festival – the oldest and the biggest event of its kind in Poland – is history now. Go to our social media profiles to get a glimpse of the emotions and great moments that we shared during those 4 days of September. more

20. september 2017

World Mountain Film Prize Lugano

Freedom under Load was awarded by the prize - World Mountain Prize at the Festival dei Festival in Lugano, Swiss. This festival takes place in September and shows the best mountain films from all over the wolrd awarded with a Grand Prize. Freedom under Load was choosen as the best of them.

15. august 2017

Diable d’Or – cat. « Culture du Monde » for Freedom under Load

Documentary Freedom under Load was awarded at International Mountain Film Festival in in Swiss - FIFAD with the prize Diable d'Or – cat. Culture du Monde. The FIFAD festival took place in Les Diablerets during 5.-12.8.2017 and belongs to the most important festivals of its kind. more


27. march 2017

GRAND PRIX goes to Freedom under Load

18th international mountain and adventure film festival Mountains and City took place in Bratislava, Slovakia, 22.-26.3.2017. GRAND PRIX was given to the documentary Freedom under Load. The statement of the jury: „Outstanding documentary about Tatra´s porters. High quality of the film, and unique porter´s craft, which more a lifestyle than a proffession."
Awarded movies

19. february 2017

Freedom under Load awarded in Canada

The documentary about porters in High Tatras Freedom under Load was awarded in Canada. Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival took place between 10.-19. February and covers all aspects of mountain sports and culture. The film competition was particularly fierce this year with 98 films from around the world. Freedom under Load was awarded as Best Mountain Culture Film. more

17. december 2016

Grand Prix from Bilbao

Freedom under Load has got Grand Prix from Mendi Film Festival in Bilbao, Spain. The members of the jury: Billy Choi - South Corea, Hélios Gracia - France, Jon Garano - Spain, Pawel Wysoczanski- Poland, and Silvo Karo - Slovenia. Their statement: „It's a beautiful film and it offers hope, in a modest way. It's a film about the faith, and the devotion in the wonderful mountains of Tatra. The film offers calm and harmony, both very necessary nowadays". more