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The Cinema of South Asia: a Festival of Contemporary Films from the Indian Subcontinent: Battle for the Himalayas

Screening Information

Presented by:

Professor Harald Hobusch
German Studies

Monday, March 27, 2017

5:30 pm

UKAA Auditorium
W. T. Young Library

Additional Year of South Asia Activities


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Battle for the Himalayas

Battle for the Himalayas

Screening date: March 27

Describes the competition between Britain, Germany and America to climb Mount Everest and the propaganda films that were made in the process. Directed by Steve O'Hagan.

This screening will be in the UKAA Auditorium and will begin at 5:30 p.m.


About the Director

Steve O'Hagan (British)

UK Libraries