Catherine Destivelle. Catherine Destivelle, née le 24 juillet 1960 à Oran, est une grimpeuse et alpiniste française. C'est la première femme à gravir en hiver et en solitaire les trois grandes faces nord des Alpes.
Au delà des Cîmes - Documentary directed by Rémy Tezier. Catherine Destivelle is an ambassador for the French Alps. In Beyond the Summits, viewers will feel like they are climbing up the mountain with her. The film shows three classic Chamonix routes with three different climbing partners. Each partner was chosen because they had a profound impact on her life. The camera captures the magnificent scenery, as well as frank and intimate moments during the ascents.