Mountain tops $1 million at Australian Box Office

Mountain by BAFTA-nominated director Jennifer Peedom (Sherpa) opened on general release last week in Australia and quickly became most successful documentary of the year so far and the highest grossing non-IMAX documentary of the year, local or international.

Narrated by Willem Dafoe and in collaboration with the Australian Chamber Orchestra, Mountain explores the troubled and triumphant history of our timeless fascination with mountains. 



Total box office cumulative to date: $1,583,843

Release Date: 21 September 2017
Australian Distributor: MADMAN
 


SCREENINGS

San Sebastian International Film Festival
29 Sep - 8.30pm - Principe, 3 + Q&A with Jen Peedom
30 Sep - 6.30pm - Principe, 3

Busan International Film Festival
15 Oct - 2pm - Busan Cinema Center Haneulyeon Theater
16 Oct - 10am - MEGABOX Haeundae(Jangsan) 2
8 Oct - 8pm - MEGABOX Haeundae(Jangsan) 3

Hamptons International Film Festival (Documentary Competition)
6 October - 10:45am - UA East Hampton Cinema 6 - UA4
7 October - 3pm - UA Southampton 4 Theatres - SH2

London Film Festival
 9 Oct - 6.30pm - BFI IMAX + Q&A with Jen Peedom
11 Oct - 9pm -Hackney Picturehouse + Q&A with Jen Peedom


REVIEWS

A sublime rush of adrenaline and orchestral beauty" - ★★★★
The Guardian

"One of the most visceral essay films ever made...should be seen only on the biggest of big screens"  
The Hollywood Reporter