Off the Edge

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Off the Edge
Directed by Michael Firth
Produced by Michael Firth
Narrated by Ron Hajek
Cinematography Geoff Cocks
Edited by Michael Economou
Release dates 1976
Running time 77 minutes
Country New Zealand
Language English

Off the Edge is a 1976 New Zealand documentary film directed by Michael Firth. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1]

The film features backcountry skiing, extreme skiing and hang gliding in the Southern Alps. Despite being classed as a documentary, it does have some semblance of a fictionalised storyline.


  1. ^ "NY Times: Off the Edge". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-15. 

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