The Mentor
10/12/2019 @ 5:30p
LOCATION:   The Loge    
GENRE:   Documentary Short

The Mentor – 12 Minutes

(Short Block 5)

Director: Daniel Holz, Paul Lebel

Professional climber Marcus Garcia travels from his home in southwest Colorado’s San Juan Mountains to the limestone cliffs and spires of of El Potrero Chico in northern Mexico to revisit his mentor’s final climb. In an emotional and powerful act of closure, he reflects on the accident that took him a decade to talk about—and climbs the route that took his mentor’s life.

EMOTIONS:     Inspired     Intrigued     Scared

TOPICS:     Controversy     Environment     History     Slice of Life

TYPE:     Documentary     Drama