Here’s a look at all the great new content coming soon to Valorous TV.
Driven to Despair
He thought he was going to shoot big wall climbing in Yosemite but after an ‘epic failure with visas’ Ian Burton travelled to Nambia to have the biggest adventure he and fellow adventurer Andy Cornfield can have with almost no money and no guide book at only a few days preparation. The best film about some of the worst climbing and map reading you’ll ever see. Driven to Despair is an adventure film taking in some of Namibia’s most breathtaking scenery, combining beautiful cinematography with a well timed narrative, it was one of the most accomplished films of the year at Kendal Mountain Festival 2012. The journey starts and ends at the Spitzkoppe, a huge friable, granite outcrop surrounded by the seemingly endless Kalahari which intern is flanked Skeleton coast. The trio of adventurers explore as best they can, totally on there own with little idea of whats round the next corner.
Ama Dablam – Beyond The Void is a documentary film about an expedition to climb the 6.856 meters high peak in the Himalayas. It’s an adventure film for general audiences. Main character is Simon Yates “the man with the knife” who became world famous when the film “Touching The Void” came out. Ama Dablam is a film about two ordinary guys who want to climb big mountains, and their adventure with one of the most famous mountaineer of our times.The expedition went through despite a serious accident on the planned route in 2006 when an Englishman, two Swedes and 3 Sherpas died in an avalanche in camp 3. This year one expedition almost suffered the same faith.
Breaking The Da Vinci Code
This program examines these questions and more through interviews with book authors and experts in archeology, theology, art history, philosophy and science. Learn about ancient Christian teachings while pointing out errors in the Da Vinci Code. This program will satisfy your curiosity, engage your imagination, and provide insight into historical and religious issues. Extra Bonus Features include a thorough analysis of da Vinci’s The Last Supper painting.
Love & Support
A comic story of love bordering on insanity. Martin Lewis’s girlfriend just dumped him. His life is going nowhere, fast. Until he joins a support group for lonely hearts and meets Russell, a goofy but likable guy with a girlfriend problem of his own. Martin agrees to help Russell win back his lost love and through a series of outlandish misadventures travels a winding path towards self-discovery.
American film noir directed by Edgar G. Ulmer starring Tom Neal and Ann Savage. It was adapted by Martin Goldsmith and Martin Mooney (uncredited) from Goldsmith’s 1939 novel of the same name, and released by the Producers Releasing Corporation, one of the so-called Poverty Row film studios in mid-20th-century Hollywood. Piano player Al Roberts (Neal) is drinking coffee at a roadside diner in Reno, hitchhiking east from California, when a fellow patron plays a song on the jukebox that reminds him of his former life in New York City. He remembers a time when he was bitter about squandering his musical talent working in a cheap nightclub. After his girlfriend Sue Harvey (Claudia Drake), the nightclub vocalist, leaves to seek fame in Hollywood, he sinks into depression. After some anguish, he decides to go to California and marry her; with little money, though, he is forced to hitchhike his way across the country. In 1992, Detour was selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the Library of Congress as being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant”.