The Summit of the Gods — Netflix

Adapted from the celebrated manga comic by Jirô Taniguchi, director Patrick Imbert’s visually awesome and visceral animated drama follows a young Japanese photojournalist who becomes obsessed with unravelling a mystery that will change the historical narrative about mountaineering and the foreboding peaks of the Himalayas forever. Imbert’s use of the medium to convey the sheer scale of the mountains and the trepidation and danger faced by their would-be conquerors is astonishing. ..

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