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Fitzcarraldo

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Directed by Werner Herzog
West Germany, Peru, 1982
Drama, Action

Synopsis

Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald (Klaus Kinski), better known as Fitzcarraldo, wants to build the world’s largest opera house in the middle of the Amazon jungle. But to fund it, the entrepreneur will have to venture deep into the wilderness and the unknown…

Synopsis

Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald (Klaus Kinski), better known as Fitzcarraldo, wants to build the world’s largest opera house in the middle of the Amazon jungle. But to fund it, the entrepreneur will have to venture deep into the wilderness and the unknown…

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FitzcarraldoDirected byWerner Herzog

Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1982 | Winner: Best Director
BAFTA Awards
1983 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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