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Ropewalk: A Cordage Engineer’s Journey Through History is a one-hour documentary film by Steve Fetsch.


The film contains strong relevance to today, showing how earlier globalization drove the need to innovate, while corporate consolidation sparked antitrust reform.


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Movie | Synopsis | Hearts & Stars  Fiber for Rope and Twine | Industry on Parade: Ropewalk

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Award-winning original score by composer Bruce Dalzell.



Ropewalk wins

Silver Medal

of Excellence for Best Impact of Music in a Documentary Film at the 2009 Park City Film Music Festival

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