On October 12, 1972, an Uruguayan Air Force plane carrying a team of rugby players crashed in the remote snowy peaks of the Andes. Ten weeks later, only sixteen of the forty-five passengers were found alive. This is the story of those ten weeks spent in the shelter of the plane's fuselage... read more
“"Then I'll cut the meat from the pilots," said Parado. "After all, they got us into this mess."”Nando Parado
“"Think of it as Communion. Think of it as the body and blood of Christ, because this is food that God has given us because He wants us to live."”Marcelo Perez
“"I know," Zerbino went on, "that if my dead body could help you to stay alive, then I'd certainly want you to use it. In fact, if I do die, and you don't eat me, then I'll come back from wherever I am and give you a good kick in the ass."”Gustavo Zerbino
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