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Ninth Festival "Vertical"

THE YUNNAN GREAT RIVERS EXPEDITION

Category: Adventure films
Year: 2002
Time: 47 min
Country: USA
Camera-man: Jim Norton , G. Brown, W. Kern, E. Norton, J. Weingarten
Director: Jim Norton

Subject: In Western China, three of Asias greatest rivers plunge off the Tibetan Plateau through a deep neck in the Himalayas only 50 miles wide. For three months, the whitewater Yunnan Great Rivers Expedition descended into the spectacular Yunnan gorges of the upper Yangtze, Mekong and Salween rivers, gorges that were long considered unrunnable.


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THE YUNNAN GREAT RIVERS EXPEDITION