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Myth, environment, and ideology in the German jungle of Aguirre, the wrath of God

Document author(s):
Jacques de Williers
Document source:
Senses of cinema
Publication date:
July 2012
Document language:
English
Document type:
article
Number of pages:
8
Document name subject:
Werner Herzog, Adolf Hitler, Richard Wagner, Klaus Kinski, Les Blank, and Leni Riefenstahl
Document contains:
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Film country(ies):
Australia, Germany, Peru, and United States
Film language(s):
English and German
Film production company:
American Zoetrope, Filmverlag der Autoren, Flower Films, Pro-ject Filmproduktion, Tayrona Entertainment Group, Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, Wildlife Films Peru, and Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Adventure, Documentary, Drama, Feature, Historical, Nature, and War
Film subject(s):
  • Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- South Australia -- Drama
  • Adventure and adventurers -- Peru -- Biography -- Drama
  • Aguirre, Lope de, d.1561 -- Drama
  • Amazon River -- Discovery and exploration -- Drama
  • Businessmen -- Peru -- Biography -- Drama
  • Compulsive behavior -- Drama
  • Conquerors -- Peru -- History -- 1560 -- Drama
  • Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924. Heart of darkness -- Film and video adaptations
  • Ecuador -- Native races
  • El Dorado -- Drama
  • Europeans -- Peru -- Drama
  • Fitzcarraldo (Motion picture)
  • Fitzgerald, Brian Sweeney -- Drama
  • Geologists -- Australia -- South Australia -- Drama
  • Herzog, Werner, 1942-
  • Indians of South America -- Peru -- Drama
  • Indigenous peoples -- Ecuador
  • Indigenous peoples -- Peru
  • Inspiration -- Drama
  • Iquitos (Peru) -- Drama
  • Kinski, Klaus
  • Mirages
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion pictures -- Production and direction
  • Mutiny -- Peru -- History -- 1560 -- Drama
  • Opera -- Peru -- Iquitos -- Drama
  • Peru -- Native races
  • Popul vuh
  • Rubber industry and trade -- Peru -- Drama
  • Sahara
  • South Australia -- Drama
  • Theaters -- Peru -- Iquitos -- Drama
  • United States. Navy -- Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1945 -- Drama
  • Uranium mines and mining -- Australia -- South Australia -- Drama
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Cambodia -- Drama
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Drama
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