Mallory and Irvine's Nightmare Scene (From Ice Picks & Violets)

Mallory and Irvine's Nightmare Scene (From Ice Picks & Violets)

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Narrated By Mark Reed
Animation by Mick Flaherty
Written by Dean Johnson
Music by Greg Williams


This dramatic scene illustrates mountaineer Sandy Irvine's hallucinations due to sickness the evening before the 1924 Everest Summit attempt.

Mick is a student at Liverpool's John Moores University, narrator mark Reed is the son of the late great Oliver Reed.