Burden of dreams

Goes behind the scenes in the making of Werner Herzog's Fitzcarraldo, the story of one man's attempt to build an opera house deep in the Amazon jungle. Filmmaker Les Blank captured the production, made perilous by Herzog's determination not to use models or special effects.

Corporate Author: Janus Films.
Other Authors: Blank, Les.; Gosling, Maureen.; Herzog, Werner, 1942-; Kinski, Klaus.; Cardinale, Claudia, 1939-; Goodwin, Michael.; Laughlin, Candace.; Flower Films (Firm); Criterion Collection (Firm)
Format: DVD
Language: English
Published: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2005.
Edition: Special ed.
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs)