Burden of Dreams 1981
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|Starring||Werner Herzog, Klaus Kinski|
|Supporting actors||Claudia Cardinale, Jason Robards, Mick Jagger, Alfredo De Rio Tambo, Ángela Reina, Carmen Correa, Elia De Rio Ene, David Pérez Espinosa, Miguel Ángel Fuentes, Mariano Gagnon, Paul Hittscher, Huerequeque Enrique Bohorquez, Evaristo Nunkuag Ikanan, José Lewgoy, Laplace Martins, Thomas Mauch, Nelson De Rio Cenepa, Walter Saxer|
|Studio||The Criterion Collection|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
That's the case with Werner Herzog's dream of filming the story of Fitzcarraldo.
The forcefulness of the story rests within the topic, which in this case is Herzog and his desire to fulfill his dream.
Here is one of the all time great films about filmmaking that focuses on a director at work and the creative process.
After returning from Iquitos, Peru and a wonderful week on the Amazon and it's tributaries, we wanted to know more about Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald's efforts to build an opera house... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Allen
This film is a strong tool to help realize the goal of making connections and to follow one's dream. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Michael
"Burden..." shows how Fitzcarraldo was made. It was a fascinating showing of the entire process. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Ken
I highly recommend this film for any fan of the great German film director, Werner Herzog. It is a documentary about the artistic obsession of a film director making a movie about... Read morePublished 12 months ago by David G. Gaulden
My boyfriend wanted to watch this with me, I didn't care for it. I found it dry and dull, and rather depressing. But to be fair, I have no interest in this subject matter. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Leila Hill
I previously wrote a review. It was a gift to a friend who liked it very much.End of Story OK?Published 20 months ago by RKL
I really enjoyed this. It's a fascinating meta look at film-making.
An obsessed, driven director (Werner Herzog) is trying to make an almost impossible film about an... Read more
Les Blank's 1982 documentary, Burden Of Dreams, is a film that, like Hearts Of Darkness: A Filmmaker's Apocalypse, follows the near-obsessive drive of a great filmmaker to bring a... Read morePublished on June 7, 2012 by Cosmoetica
The stubborness(understood as a synonym for rebellion for all that most people considered unlikely), constancy, obstinacy and the power of will are by themselves,intrinsic... Read morePublished on September 11, 2011 by Hiram Gomez Pardo