Ben Ayers - Festiwal Górski 2018 w Lądku-Zdroju
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Welcome to the 23rd edition of Ladek Mountain Festival – the greatest and oldest Polish event of this kind. 2018 edition will be held from the 20th to 23rd of September. Piolets d’Or 2018 Awards Ceremony will take place during the Festival. As usual the event will offer many film screenings as well as the meetings with great climbers and mountaineers. Save the date!

Ben Ayers

Climber, film producer, National Geographic Explorer and humanitarian based in Kathmandu, Nepal. He began his career in 1999 by founding the Nepali NGO Porters’ Progress that advocated for safer working conditions for local laborers in the expedition and trekking industries. Ben now directs programs for the dZi Foundation (, working in close partnership with some of the most isolated communities in the country to create lasting improvements in quality of life. His latest project “The Last Honey Hunter” – that will have the polish premiere at the Festival – took nine years to complete.