Piolets d'Or - La Grave Base Camp (2)

La Grave Base Camp (2)

Friday 15 April


Camp 2 - At the Col du Lautaret

• 10 am-6 pm: Galerie de l’Alpe: Exhibition “In the footsteps of Scott and Charcot”, the first Antarctic expeditions… More info.
• 1 pm-5 pm: public workshop in conjunction with Ecrins National Park

Camp 1 - In Villar d’Arène (Le Vannoir)

4 pm: Discussion “Mountains up high, mountains down low” with clips from the documentary “Tsering bergère au Ladakh” (Tsering, shepherdess in Ladakh) by Stanzin Dorjay (2015). Stanzin Dorjay filmed the life of his sister Tsering, one of the last shepherds in her village in Ladakh.

Tsering bergère au Ladakh

In La Grave

• 5:30 pm: Literary cafes, meetings with mountain authors and book signings in local cafés :
     - Le sérac : “Mick et Vic“ (Éd. du Mont Blanc) with Mick Fowler, Victor Saunders, Catherine Destivelle, Eric Vola.
     - Les Glaciers : “Un an de cabane“, “Un an de cavale“ (Ed. Guérin) with Olaf Candau.

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