40 Days at Base Camp

Outside reviews the top 10 films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival, including 40 Days at Base Camp.

Banff Interview: Cory Richards

When Cory Richards was invited by two of his biggest heroes to document their climb up Gasherbrum II, he didn’t realize that he would become the first American to summit any of the 8,000-meter peaks...

On the Origin of His Species

With a new Hollywood movie ­taking aim at birders, Michael ­Roberts steps up to defend his kind

Car Story

Director Chris Paine talks about his new documentary Revenge of the Electric Car; the best websites for long-form journalism, and an iPhone app with beta on 17,000 climbing locales.


A new documentary explores the birth of the new eco-terrorist Earth Liberation Front — and its fiery downfall.

The Novelist

James Salter, author of Solo Faces, and Downhill Racer, on skiing, climbing, and making movies with Robert Redford

The Filmmaker

Interview with Werner Herzog, director of Cave of Forgotten Dreams

The Longest Yarn

A new film chronicles the classic story of a daring prison break from a Soviet gulag. We dispatched our crankiest critic to weigh in on the somewhat true story.

Moments of Truth

Documentaries to watch for at 2011 Sundance Film Festival.

Better Late Than...

Greg Stump discusses the debut of the long-awaited follow up to his 1988 film Blizzard of Ahhh's.