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Fata Morgana
Fata Morgana

Fata Morgana 1971

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Fata Morgana 1971 PG

80 mins Federal Republic of Germany Director. Werner Herzog

Partly mystical, partly absurd, this early film by Werner Herzog evokes the chimerical visions of a desert mirage, re-framing and making strange different documentary images of life and decay in the Sahara. Film historian Lotte Eisener reads a Mayan creation myth and unlikely musical choices further twist and confuse our sense of place.

Directed by

Werner Herzog

Genres

Experimenta Animation & Artists Moving Image

Collection

Werner Herzog

Certificate

PG Contains footage of animal carcasses

Released

1971

Country

Federal Republic of Germany

Language

English

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