Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin

85 mins.
Directed by Werner Herzog
NR
English, German, and Aboriginal with subtitles
2020

Playing through September 17.
 

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"Herzog shoots these sites with the will and skill of a spell caster. No filmmaker uses drone camerawork so lyrically; his flying eye dips and swoops with a piercing curiosity." Glenn Kenny. A New York Times Critic's Pick!


Werner Herzog turns the camera on himself and his decades-long friendship with the late travel writer Bruce Chatwin, a kindred spirit whose quest for ecstatic truth carried him to all corners of the globe.

Herzog’s deeply personal portrait of Chatwin, illustrated with archival discoveries, film clips, and a mound of “brontosaurus skin,” encompasses their shared interest in aboriginal cultures, ancient rituals, and the mysteries stitching together life on earth.