PLOT : After having competed all her life and having won almost everything there was to win, climber Angelika Rainer decides to abandon the competitive climbing world and return to the sport she loves. On a personal journey to rediscover herself, her relationship with the past and with the icy cliffs she knows so well, Angelika comes face to face with many challenges. In a valiant search for new challenges and new paths to follow, Angelika finally chooses what she wants for herself, all in the name of freedom.
Elena Goatelli. is an Italian director and scriptwriter. Goatelli began her filmmaking career in 2002 and directed her first documentary in 2012 called Endometriosis, la punta del iceberg. The documentary follows the lives of women who struggle with endometriosis. In 2013 along with her partner Angel Esteban, Goatelli directed the documentary One Minute for Conductors, revealing the challenges of the prestigious Antonio Pedrotti International Conducting Competition. In 2020 she won the Best Directing Award for her film Malditos (2020) at the Cinalfama Lisbon International Film Festival. Goatelli’s most recent film My Upside Down World (2022) is co-directed with Esteban, and features ice climbing champion Angelika Rainer.
Length 1h 10min
Distribution Albolina Films