Title: Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972) Directed by: Werner Herzog Date of birth: 5 September 1942, Munich, Germany Writing credits: Werner Herzog Music: Popol Vuh
Year: 1972 Country: West Germany Language: German Color: Color Runtime: 100 min.
The legend of El Dorado, a land rich in gold, tempts Gonzalo Pizarro to lead an expedition beyond the Andes in 1560. Forced to halt, two men are sent downriver with a patrol. When their rafts are damaged, one decides to return to the camp, while Aguirre leads a mutiny and takes charge of the patrol.
Cast: Klaus Kinski, Helena Rojo, Del Negro, Ruy Guerra, Peter Berling, Cecilia Rivera, Daniel Andes, Edward Roland