For the past 26 years 16 expeditions have tried and failed to climb one of Pakistan's 8,000 meter peaks in winter.
On February 2, 2011, Simone Moro, Denis Urubko and Cory Richards became the first.
The journey nearly killed them. Cory carried a small camera and filmed the ordeal constantly. This is their story, as seen from the raw, honest perspective of Cory's lens.
Gasherbrum II in winter: after the summit, descent to Base Camp with avalanche for Moro, Urubko and Richards!