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Skyliners: I Believe I can Fly – a film by Sebastien Montaz

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Skyliners: Alpina Watches

A film by Sebastien Montaz

Skyliners Tancrède Melet

Sebastien Montaz has been filming the Skyliners and their Alpina watches on an incredible exploration into the world of free flight. Tancrède Melet, Julien Millot, Seb and Antoine are pioneers in ‘highlining’ – a vertiginous combination of climbing, slackline and tightrope walking.

They travelled from their home in Chamonix to their training ground in the Verdon gorge, testing the limits for our ultimate goal…
They rigged highlines on the skyscrapers of Paris, and finally came to the spectacular cliffs and fjords of Norway.

Months of training led the Skyliners team to attempt their dream of complete freedom… the freedom of flight !

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Tour Montparnasse

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BASE Jump from Tour Maine-Montparnasse, a 210-metre tall office skyscraper located in Paris, France, in the area of Montparnasse. Constructed from 1969 to 1972, it was the tallest skyscraper in France until 2011, when it was surpassed in height by the Tour First. It is currently the eleventh tallest building in the European Union.