The United Nations assigns Laura and Fabio to investigate some strange geological malformations. But as soon as they land, they are kidnapped by a corrupt businessman with the features of the always fascinating Michael Shannon. Shot in Bolivia, this eco-thriller once again reveals Herzog’s expertise when it comes to delving into the complex connection between humanity and nature.
Director, writer and producer. Selected filmography: Fata Morgana (1971), Aguirre: the Wrath of God (1972), The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1975), Heart of Glass (1976), Nosferatu, the Vampyre (1978), Fitzcarraldo (1982), Cobra Verde (1987), Invincible (2001). The White Diamond (documentary, 2004).
Cast & Crew:
FRANCE / UNITED STATES / GERMANY / MEXICO, 2016
Nina Maag, Werner Herzog, Michael Benaroya, Pablo Cruz
Michael Shannon, Veronica Ferres