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The Conquest of Everest (1953) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

George Lowe

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Louis MacNeice ... (commentary)

Cast (in credits order)  

Meredith Edwards ...
Narrator (voice)
John Hunt ...
Himself (Army Officer)
George Band ...
Himself (Student)
Tom Bourdillon ...
Himself (Research Scientist)
Charles Evans ...
Himself (Surgeon)
Alfred Gregory ...
Himself (Travel Agent)
Edmund Hillary ...
Himself (Bee Keeper)
George Lowe ...
Himself (Schoolmaster)
Wilfred Noyce ...
Himself (Schoolmaster)
Griffith Pugh ...
Himself (Physiologist)
Thomas Stobart ...
Himself (Film Technician) (as Tom Stobart)
Tenzing Norgay ...
Himself (Sherpa Sirdar) (as Tensing Norkay Sherpa)
Michael Ward ...
Himself (Doctor)
Michael Westmacott ...
Himself (Statistician)
Charles Wylie ...
Himself (Army Officer) (as Charlie Wylie)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jan Morris ...
Herself (James Morris, correspondent, London Times) (uncredited)
...
Herself (in coronation carriage) (archive footage) (uncredited)
Eric Shipton ...
Himself (leader, 1951 expedition) (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Leon Clore ... producer
Bernard Coote ... associate producer
John Taylor ... producer
Grahame Tharp ... producer

Music by 

Arthur Benjamin

Cinematography by 

George Lowe ... (High altitude photography, 1953 expedition)
J.B.L. Noel ... (as Captain J.B.L. Noel) (1922 and 1924 expeditions)
Thomas Stobart

Film Editing by 

Adrian de Potier

Sound Department 

Ken Cameron ... sound recordist
Ken Scrivener ... sound recordist

Music Department 

Muir Mathieson ... conductor

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