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'Everest' Opening Night - Film Fundraiser for Nepal

'Everest' Opening Night - Film Fundraiser for Nepal

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  • Thu 17 Sep ’15, 6:00pm – 9:00pm


Embassy Theatre, 10 Kent Terrace, Mt Victoria, Wellington



Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $25.00

Grab your friends, colleagues & family members & join us for a Film Fundraiser evening for

For only $25 per ticket you’ll be at the Opening Night for the highly anticipated, breathtaking movie ‘Everest’ and listening to a guest speaker; Suze Kelly. Suze was on camp 1 when the first of the Nepal Earthquakes hit this year and is also the partner of Guy Cotter (played by Sam Worthington in 'Everest') and general manager of 'Adventure Consultants'.

Your funds will go towards ​re-​building ​Earthquake destroyed home​s and schools for rural Nepalese families via ‘First Steps Himalaya’ who is a NZ based charity that uses low cost, eco friendly, highly resilient building methods.

The opening night for the highly anticipated, biographical adventure-drama film, ‘Everest’ features big stars and looks at one of the deadliest days in the history of climbing the world’s tallest mountain. It documents the awe-inspiring journey of two expeditions (including Kiwi, Rob Hall) challenged beyond their limits of one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind.

Kiwi, Guy Cotter, played by Sam Worthington, stated “There are definitely some moments that take me back there. It is a very dramatic, powerful movie and I think everyone who goes to see it will feel that".

Spread the word and share the cause - see you Thursday night! will be an amazing evening!

Te Aro Charity

“Kormákur creates such a convincing world – the craft of this film is astonishing” - Timeout

"Mount Everest has, [...] been brought to life with stunning clarity by director Baltasar Kormakur in a movie tailor-made for the big-screen" - Deadline

"A thrilling action movie, an emotional rollercoaster and a fitting tribute to one of New Zealand's unsung heroes all rolled into one” - Stuff

“...One of the most entertaining and emotionally enervating slices of cinema of the last few years.” - Stuff

"Baltasar Kormákur's unsettling look at the 1996 mountain tragedy is an intense thriller engineered for the big screen." - Indiewire

"Everest" is exactly what it promises, a gripping and emotionally engaging character drama set high atop the clouds." - Forbes

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