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Grizzly Man

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Grizzly Man 2005 15

USA Director. Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog is a master documentarian, and this time he turns his camera on the peculiar, passionate, and out-of-this world Timothy Treadwell. Treadwell dedicated a good portion of his life living amongst grizzly bears in Alaska, studying their behaviour and protecting their existence. Herzog captures his subject’s enthusiasm and risks before Treadwell was unfortunately killed by a rogue bear in October 2003.

Widely acknowledged as one of the best documentaries of the 2000’s, Grizzly Man is both a cautionary tale and an ode to nature – and human’s relationship to it. It’s powerful and polarizing, with a beautiful, soulful, and wild subject at its centre.

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Directed by

Werner Herzog

Featuring

Timothy Treadwell

Werner Herzog

Genres

Documentary

Certificate

15 Contains strong language

Released

2005

Country

USA

Language

English

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