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Buried : the 1982 Alpine Meadows avalanche  Cover Image DVD DVD

Buried : the 1982 Alpine Meadows avalanche / Greenwich Entertainment ; Sugar23 ; Realization Films ; produced by Jared Drake & Steven Siig ; written and directed by Jared Drake and Steven Siig.

Drake, Jared, (film director.). Siig, Steven, (film director.). Plehn, Jim, (on-screen participant.). Heywood, Larry, (on-screen participant.). Watson, Meredith, (on-screen participant.). Greenwich Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Sugar23 (Firm), (production company.). Realization Films, (production company.). Kino Lorber, Inc., (publisher.).


In 1982, a massive avalanche descended on Alpine Meadows Ski Resort in Lake Tahoe, California that triggered a desperate five day search for eight missing people. Buried chronicles the third deadliest avalanche in US history, the miraculous rescue efforts and the traumas that still haunt the survivors today.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Kino Lorber, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Wide screen.
Bonus feature: trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Julian Scherle ; editor, Matthew Mercer ; director of photography, Tom Day.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jim Plehn, Larry Heywood, Meredith Watson.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.78:1, 16x9); 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: Avalanches > Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.) Region > History > 20th century.
Avalanches > Search and rescue operations.
Wilderness survival.
Genre: Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Crawford County.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crawford County Library-Bourbon DVD979.4 BUR (Text) 33431000709772 New DVD Available -

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