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There were few seats remaining open in the Portland REI community room for the screening of On the Verge, a fifty five minute documentary about a climbing team that visits Nepal and experiences first hand the dire need for better health services for local residents. The film was received well and followed by a question and answer period led by Les Zollbrecht, the film’s Executive Producer and Executive Director of Mountain Leadership Institute.

For more about future showings of On the Verge, visit Mountain Leadership Institute online.

On the Verge Screening at REI, Portland

On the Verge will screen Wednesday, January 19 at 7:00 PM at the downtown Portland REI.

On the Verge is a documentary about climbers on an 18 day trek to summit Island Peak, Nepal. Along the way, they see first hand some of the pressing health care needs of the region.

The film is a production of of Mountain Leadership Institute and Fessler Media Productions. Editing for the film was completed by Furman Pictures, LLC. For more information visit www.mountainleadershipinstitute.com or www.climbingforhealthcare.com.

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