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Reykjavik International Film Festival (RIFF 2017) and Werner Herzog.

On October 1, 2017, our film was screened for the very first time in Europe at RIFF 2017 (Reykjavik International Film Festival) at the Háskólabió in the city of Reykjavik, Iceland.( 1,030 more words

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Grizzly Man

I have no fascination with such romantic figures as Chris McCandless and Timothy Treadwell. I have to admit that, as a hiker and a wildlife watcher, they even annoy me a little. 232 more words


Old School Review: Burden of Dreams

Written by Mike Goodwin and directed by Les Blank, “Burden of Dreams” is a documentary about the legendarily chaotic production of Werner Herzog’s film “Fitzcarraldo” that was shot on location in the South American jungles of the Amazon. 1,070 more words


Film A Week Podcast Episode 43: "Grizzly Man"

“I would never, ever kill a bear in defense of my own life – would not go into a bear’s home and kill a bear.” 150 more words


The Magic Of Wonder

While reading Loren Eiseley’s The Unexpected Universe, I came across this line, “But, as scientists, we have sometimes forgotten that inward journey . . . 1,815 more words

Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World (USA, 2016)

Directed by: Werner Herzog. This is the end of my mini Herzog marathon, and it barely put a dent in his formidable filmography. Honestly, the whole thing was occasioned by spotting this DVD at the library and thinking that I’d really like to see Herzog’s take on internet and the modern age of the internet, technology in the 21st century in general. 316 more words