The Ascent (1993)

The Ascent
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 36mins.
Genres Drama, Adventure
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Rachel Ward Actor Patricia 1 1000001
Vincent Spano Actor Franco 1 1000002
Ben Cross Actor Major Farrell 1 1000003
Tony Lo Bianco Actor Aldo 1 1000004
Mark Ingall Actor Sgt Thomas 1 1000005
John DeVeillers Actor Major Quinn 1 1000006
Donald Shebib Director n/a 2 2000001
Rick Ridgeway Director 2nd unit director 2 2000002
Mark Haber Director ("The Making Of") 2 2000003
Njeri Karago Producer n/a 3 3000001
Jeff Lawenda Executive Producer n/a 174 3000002
Robert Halmi Executive Producer n/a 174 3000003
Thomas Molito Executive Producer n/a 174 3000004
Robert Bantle Executive Producer n/a 174 3000005
Timothy Harbert Associate Producer n/a 171 3000006
David Wiltse Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Timothy Harbert Unit Production Manager n/a 182 5000001
Joe Montrone Production Supervisor n/a 307 5000002
Myron Hoffert Assistant Director n/a 163 5000003
John Chavanga Assistant Director n/a 163 5000004
Daniel Kiarie Assistant Director n/a 163 5000005
Barbara Gordon Script Supervisor n/a 191 5000006
Anne Waudo Production Coordinator n/a 162 5000007
David Connell Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Scott Ramson Director of Photography 2nd unit director of photography 120780 6000002
David Connell Camera Operator n/a 239 6000003
Mark Haber Camera Operator ("The Making Of") 239 6000004
Greg Ryan Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000005
Andrew Parke Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000006
Scott Middleton Assistant Camera Operator assistant camera 120849 6000007
Bill Sims Assistant Camera Operator 2nd unit 1st assistant camera 120849 6000008
Ron Wisman Editor n/a 172 7000001
Stephen Humble Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000002
Ron Wisman Assistant Editor n/a 203 7000003
Irwin Fisch Music n/a 120781 8000001
Michael Baugh Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Colin Athanasius Set Decorator n/a 165 9000002
Nzioka Makau Set Decorator set decorator assistant 165 9000003
Carlos Romero Scenic Artist n/a 745 9000004
Billy Mwangola Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000005
Pius Juma Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000006
David Kareithi Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000007
John Silva Art Assistant art department assistant 120974 9000008
Lynn Kressel Casting (US) 179 10000001
Lenny Juma Casting (Kenya) 179 10000002
Konga Mbandu Casting Associate casting assistant(Kenya) 160 10000003
Elizabeth Ryrie Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Suzanne Belcher Makeup key makeup/hair 353 13000002
Brent Lavett Makeup key makeup/hair 353 13000003
Obaso Gillianne Makeup Assistant assistant makeup 121007 13000004
Tereza Kihara Makeup Assistant assistant makeup 121007 13000005
Raha Mekapi Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000006
Charlie Mutiso Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000007
Joseph Kalui Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000008
Pauline Njehu Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000009
Boniface Kimweli Wardrobe Assistant n/a 120809 13000010
Leroy Wilson Wardrobe Supervisor n/a 120908 13000011
Glen Young Boom Operator boom man 215 14000001
Steve Kamau Sound sound production assistant 120816 14000002
Walter Anderson Sound Mixer n/a 230 14000003
Mary Elkins Sound Mixer ("The Making Of") 230 14000004
Bill Pierson Key Grip key grip/dolly grip 263 15000001
Mohammed Juma Grip n/a 365 15000002
Ray Coates Generator Operator n/a 363 15000003
Dick Tummell Gaffer n/a 268 15000004
Omar Washee Electrician n/a 450 15000005
Jacky Tela Dolly Grip bestboy grip 264 15000006
George Kamau Best Boy bestboy electric 120885 15000007
Bob Weber Production Accountant n/a 282 16000001
Herman Mbugua Accountant location accountant 120802 16000002
Molly Murray Assistant Accountant n/a 120950 16000003
Duncan Ferguson Stunts n/a 240 19000001
Raphael Mwalira Carpenter n/a 529 21000001
Evanson Gitau Carpenter n/a 529 21000002
Jimmy Mukora Construction Manager n/a 120983 21000003
Jock Anderson Craft Service craft services(East African Wildlife Safaris) 120903 22000001
Patrick Musyimi Assistant Props property assistant 120904 24000001
Johnstone Itumo Assistant Props property assistant 120904 24000002
Jean-Francois Chavrier Property Master n/a 120805 24000003
Jeffrey Simmons Assistant (to the producer) 120820 25000001
Christopher Kariuki Production Assistant on set assistant 275 25000002
Babu Kamau Production Assistant n/a 275 25000003
Noah Kimani Transportation Captain n/a 272 25000004
Bernard Gathero Transportation Coordinator n/a 271 25000005
Hamza Rashid Production production car driver 120824 25000006
Benjamin Kariuki Production production car driver 120824 25000007
Robert Kamau Production production car driver 120824 25000008
Charles Wachira Helicopter Pilot n/a 121003 25000009
Geoffrey Kiragu Driver (Robert Halmi) 273 25000010
John Mungai Other clapper/loader 120795 26000001
Hussen Kareithi Other loader 120795 26000002
Rick Ridgeway Other lead mountain rigger 120795 26000003
Iain Allen Other lead mountain guide 120795 26000004
Ian Howell Other mountain guides/riggers 120795 26000005
Michael Weis Other mountain guides/riggers 120795 26000006
Duncan Ferguson Other mountain rigger 120795 26000007
Jay Shapiro Other coordinator 120795 26000008
Amina Noordin Other production secretary 120795 26000009
Paul Mungai Other painter 120795 26000010
Sonya Lawrence Publicity publicist 120789 29000001
Synopsis
Set in British East Africa during World War II, based on a true story of an Italian prisoner-of-war who escapes to climb Mt. Kenya by challenging his English captor.