Writer and Film-maker
Speaking atThe Death Zone: Everest
Matt Dickinson a writer and film maker who has worked extensively for National Geographic TV, Discovery Channel and the BBC. His books The Death Zone and (for younger readers) The Everest Files have turned new light on the increasingly turbulent world of Mt Everest which he has summitted by the North Face.
In recent years he has been back twice to Everest as 'Writer in Residence' at Base Camp and beyond, writing articles for The Guardian and The Telegraph. Matt tours extensively at book festivals and schools, sharing his true life stories of challenge and adventure.