Vertical (Russian: Вертикаль ) - Soviet Art 1967 film director Stanislav Govorukhin and Boris Durov, sports drama. Directorial debut film Govorukhin.
The group of climbers led by an experienced Vitali Leonov went to Svaneti to conquer Mount Hor-Tau (fictional top) Four go to the top and the bottom, in the camp, are radio operator Vladimir and physician Larisa. Volodya receives a message on the approximation of the cyclone and passes it to the group, but one of the climbers hiding this important information from their satellites. Hikers reach the top, but on the way down to her their catches and snow storm. Conquerors expects a difficult way back to base camp.