From My Window

Frank Pickell, Christian Silberbauer, Daniel Bedell, Melissa Simpson, Erik Weihenmayer | 2021 | 19 min.

2023 Official Selection

From her bedroom window, Melissa Simpson looks out at the highest peaks in Colorado. Despite being so close, the mountains have always been worlds away for Melissa, who was born with cerebral palsy. With the help of her friend and mentor, blind adventurer Erik Weihenmayer, Melissa sets out to conquer something far greater than a summit. Through humility and grace, Melissa proves that what is within us, is stronger than what’s in our way.

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