WEEK IN WOMEN: Lucy Walker’s MOUNTAIN QUEEN Debuts on Netflix – Brandy McDonnell reports

Directed by two-time Academy Award nominee Lucy Walker, the documentary Mountain Queen: The Summits of Lhakpa Sherpa is debuting on July 31 on Netflix. The film spotlights the two different lives of Lhakpa Sherpa, who works as a dishwasher at a Whole Foods in Connecticut, but who is also the first Nepali woman to climb Mount Everest and survive.

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