Fitzcarraldo

N.p. N.p., Circa 1982. Vintage borderless reference photograph of director Werner Herzog with actors Klaus Kinski, Grande Otelo, and Miguel Angel Fuentes on the set of the 1982 film. With holograph ink and pencil annotations on the verso.

Early twentieth century rubber baron Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald (the ever-manic Kinski) funds his dream to build an opera house in the Peruvian Amazon by hauling a huge river boat laden with rubber across a mountain. Werner Herzog's astonishing, outrageous, and downright insane masterpiece, the subject of Les Blank's remarkable documentary "Burden of Dreams" (1982).

Set and shot on location in Peru and Brazil.

9.5 x 7 inches. Near Fine.

BFI 2032. Ebert III.


[Book #152423]

Price: $375.00