Photographer / Director
Jeff Wiant | Co-Producer, Editor
This documentary, directed by Tom Seawell tells the extraordinary story of TOM FROST — the visionary who redefined climbing style, the engineer who helped revolutionize climbing equipment, the photographer who's lens documented the Golden Age of Climbing on Yosemite's big walls and the conservationist who lead an international effort to save historic Camp 4 — a true inspiration who’s legacy lives on in today’s climbing world.
Tom Frost's story is told by the people who knew him best, the world-class climbers and businessmen, who’s lives and destinies he significantly influenced: Yvon Chouinard, Royal Robbins, Liz Robbins, Doug Robinson, Kevin Jorgeson, Conrad Anker, Lynn Hill, Kate Rutherford, Peter Croft, Tommy Caldwell, Alex Honnold, Paul Piana, Hans Florine, Kai Lightner, Peter Haan, Glen Denny, Cedar Wright, John Long, Beth Rodden, Greg Lowe, Steve Grossman, Jim Erickson, Ken Yager, Dave Yerian, Brady Robinson (Access Fund), Jimmy Hopper (Patagonia), John Reynolds (US Park Service), Jim McCarthy (AAC), Greg Lowe, Phil Powers (AAC), Annie Whitehouse, Don Lauria, Heidi Wirtz, Irene Beardsley, Mayan Smith-Gobat, Kelvin Kent, Pete Takeda and many more — each one ecstatic that Tom’s "un-sung hero" story is being told.
Our hope is that Tom’s story and this film will inspire and foster conscientious actions and good stewardship for generations to come.