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Fitzcarraldo

classic pill

“A madman's dream.” - New York Times

4 August 2020 23 August 2020

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German with English/Thai subtitles

Kinski Herzog Film Series 

 

  

 

Considered both a great cinematic vision, and a great folly, the film “Fitzcarraldo“, is about an opera-loving madman who is determined to drag a ship overland from one river to another, to accomplish his goal of building an opera house in the jungle and hire the famous Caruso to sing in it. A Herzog favorite, Klaus Kinski, plays the title role with a shock-haired appearance and an inimitable performance.

 

About the film

Director: Werner Herzog
Country: West Germany/Peru
Year: 1982
Duration: 158 mins

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