Fitzcarraldo: 10 Crazy Behind The Scenes Facts About The Movie

Fitzcarraldo: 10 Crazy Behind The Scenes Facts About The Movie
Before he shifted over to documentaries, Werner Herzog was one of the most famous directors in the industry, and that was all predicated on just one movie; Fitzcarraldo. The movie is about the titular character trying to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle, and it has been named a masterpiece by many esteemed film critics, and Herzog has been called “brave” for his decisions while filming on location in Peru.

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However, the movie is now better known for its disastrous production given that the filmmaker watched members of the cast and crew suffer fatalities and even cut off their own limbs, and caused the production to be literally attacked. Herzog has since been called in to question about his filmmaking methods and whether or not he should be regarded as a genius, but the stories
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