Fitzcarraldo, 1982

Released in Australia:


Fitzcarraldo is a 1980s West German German/Spanish/Ashaninka-language foreign adventure drama epic film; about an Irish opera lover and would-be rubber baron who, with the help of natives, pulls a steamship over a hill in Peru; set in the early 20th century

Shockadelic rating: Recommended

Contributors: Werner Herzog, Lucki Stipetic, Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, Jose Lewgoy, Popol Vuh

Related: Burden Of Dreams, 1982 documentary film