Climb Dance

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Climb Dance
Directed by Jean Louis Mourey
Starring Ari Vatanen
Distributed by Automobiles Peugeot
Release dates 1989
Running time 5 min.

Climb Dance is a famous cinéma vérité short film, which features Finnish rally driver Ari Vatanen setting a record time in a highly modified four-wheel drive, all-wheel steering Peugeot 405 Turbo 16 GR at the 1988 Pikes Peak International Hillclimb in Colorado, USA. The film was produced by Peugeot and directed by Jean Louis Mourey. The record time set was 10:47.77.[1][2]

In 2013 Peugeot commissioned remastered HD version of film in celebration of their contest in Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2013 edition with rally ace Sébastien Loeb.[3]

It also appears as an Easter egg in V-Rally 2.

Awards[edit]

  • Grand Prix Du Film in Festival De Chamonix, 1990
  • Silver Screen at US Industrial Film & Video Festival Chicago, 1990
  • Prix Special Du Jury at the Festival International Du Film D'Aventure Val D´Isere, 1990
  • Golden Award at the International Film Festival Houston, 1990

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rally competitors tackle mountain climb". Rally America. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 
  2. ^ Franklin, Roger (2007-06-22). "Mountain v machine". Herald Sun. Retrieved 2007-09-27. 
  3. ^ "Peugeot's legendary Climb Dance remastered in high-definition glory". Autoblog.com. Retrieved 2013-05-18. 

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