I suppose I can say that this German enigma got worse as a director of fiction; like most people I prefer Burden of Dreams to Fitzcarraldo (and wonder how Mick Jagger would’ve fared), and I’d watch Fata Morgana, The White Diamond, and Grizzly Bear right now, documentaries in which his pulpish meditations and subjects merge.
1. Aguirre, the Wrath of God
2. The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser
4. Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans