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PSIFF: ‘Sherpa’ Is an Insightful Documentary Showing the Dark Side of Climbing Mount Everest

In 1953, Edmund Hillary and a Sherpa named Tenzing Norgay became the first human beings known to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Ever since, conquering the world’s tallest mountain has become a goal for many people—especially wealthy Westerners. Sherpa, which is being screened at the Palm Springs International Film Festival, shows the dark side of what […]