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Guardians of the Underworld



This film follows 21-year-old climbing prodigy Emma Powell, her passion for dry tooling, and her evolution into ice climbing. Watch as she attempts to become the first British woman to climb D12 on Guardians of the Underground, one of the hardest dry-tooling routes in the country. The film explores Emma’s dry tooling career, what it’s like competing at the top end of the sport, and the community that surrounds and motivates her. Official Selections 2023: SHAFF, Fort William Mountain Festival, The Scottish Outdoor and Adventure Film Tour.