An autobiographical work from Herz Frank. Images guide us through the countries in which he worked, interspersed with fragments from his earlier films: births, autopsies, circumcisions, prisoners awaiting execution and other shocking themes.
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Aged documentary filmmaker who reckons he doesn't have much longer says "I'm tired of filming other people's lives," so makes an impressionistic cine-autobiography with clips from his old films, still photos of his dying wife, and a scene of his own open-heart surgery that he doesn't expect to survive. A mediation on death from a man whose films are often about death: a valuable film about an interesting character.