Behind the Scenes with Michael Dillon
Head behind the scenes of Sir Edmund Hillary’s long-term filmmaker, Michael Dillon, who has captured and witnessed world-first achievements. Through video clips, stills and his engaging wit, Michael will take you on some of the most exciting, grandest and unusual expeditions he has filmed over the past 50 years. He’ll take you on a climb to Everest three distinct ways including from sea level and hear firsthand about teammate Lincoln Hall’s miraculous survival. He’ll share the adventures of legendary Sir Edmund Hillary, including his near fatal attempt to climb the River Ganges by jet boat and foot. Hear about the iconic sea to summit expedition with Tim Macartney-Snape, travels from Buckingham Palace to the Sydney Opera house by London cab, the world’s highest dinner party and much more.