For our Dablon movie lovers and cinephiles we are providing world class foreign and independent films in the Tasting Room. At no charge to our wine loving friends, we are bringing Music Box Films’ catalog of over 100 award winning titles to our new 12’ x 7’ screen along with a JBL sound system. Wine will be served by the glass or bottle (no tastings during the film) and we hope to provide time for discussion after the screening.
About North Face
Based on a true story, North Face is a suspenseful adventure film about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps. Set in 1936, as Nazi propaganda urges the nation’s Alpinists to conquer the unclimbed north face of the Swiss massif – the Eiger – two reluctant German climbers begin their daring ascent.
Starring: Benno Fürmann, Johanna Wokalek, Ulrich Tukur
Director: Philipp Stolzl
Release Date: 01/29/10
Official Site: http://www.northfacethemovie.com
"4 Stars! One of the best mountain climbing movies ever made" - Seattle Times
"Critic’s Pick! A transfixing life-and-death adventure tale." - The New York Times
"A genuinely gripping drama." - New York Daily News
Awards & Festivals
• Winner! German Film Critics Awards 2009 - Best Screenplay
• Winner! German Film Critics Awards 2009 - Best Cinematography
• Winner! German Film Awards 2009 - Best Sound Design