The Epic Film Challenge II
#55 – Aguirre, The Wrath of God (1972)
Dir. Werner Herzog
Starring: Klaus Kinski, Daniel Ades, Peter Berling, Daniel Farfan, Justo Gonzalez, Ruy Guerra, Julio E. Martinez, Del Negro, Armando Polanah, Alejandro Repulles, Cecilia Rivera
The fifty-fifth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, Werner Herzog’s raw and haunting tale of greed in the heart of a Peruvian rain forest, Aguirre, The Wrath of God.
Recorded in September 2016.
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: Yes, it’s utterly unique, and a mesmerising watch, even if there were a few things I didn’t like about it.