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Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey (2017)

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Fred Beckey is the legendary American "Dirtbag" mountaineer whose name is spoken in hushed tones around campfires. This rebel climber's pioneering ascents and lifestyle form an iconic legacy that continues to inspire generations.

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Dave O'Leske

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Darren Lund (story by), Dave O'Leske (story by) | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
Fred Beckey ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Conrad Anker ... Self
Helmy Beckey Helmy Beckey ... Self
Alex Bertulis Alex Bertulis ... Self
Eric Bjornstad Eric Bjornstad ... Self
Barry Blanchard Barry Blanchard ... Self
Yvon Chouinard ... Self
Nick Clinch ... Self
Ed Cooper Ed Cooper ... Self
Bob Craig Bob Craig ... Self
Peter Croft ... Self
Leslie Cucuel Leslie Cucuel ... Self
Jim Donini Jim Donini ... Self
Vasiliki Dwyer Vasiliki Dwyer ... Self
Norman Dyhrenfurth ... Self
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Fred Beckey is the original American "Dirtbag" climber whose name evokes mystery, adulation and vitriol. Since the 1940s, Beckey has led an obsessive and nomadic quest of first ascents while poetically chronicling the exquisite beauty of nature and mountains in 13 seminal books. This exclusive feature documentary reveals the reclusive 94-year-old Beckey's public and private personas as he continues to inspire generations of climbers around the world.

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