Touching the Void wins at Kendal

Touching the Void was the winner of the Grand Prize at last weekend's Kendal Mountain Film Festival. Directed by Kevin MacDonald and produced by John Smithson, the film impressively conveyed the tension and desperation of Joe Simpson's best-selling book. The 'People's Prize' - voted for by festival goers - also went to Touching the Void. To see the list of all winning films, visit

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