Burden of dreams

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  • Creator a film by Les Blank with Maureen Gosling ; produced and directed by Les Blank ; executive producer, David R. Loxton
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication El Cerrito, Calif. : Flower Films, [1982] ©1982
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (94 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in
  • OCLC ocm11750369
  • Credits
    • Candace Laughlin
    • Photographer, Les Blank ; editor, Maureen Gosling


  • Documents German film director Werner Herzog's struggle to complete his film Fitzcarraldo in the face of plane crashes, torrential rains, attacks by armed, hostile Indians, and the loss of several sets of leading actors.


  • Presented by Flower Films in association with José Koéchlin Von Stein.
  • Also available as two 16 mm. film reels.
  • VHS.
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