Director: Werner Herzog Run Time: 76 min. Release Year: 1971 Language: German
Starring: Günther W. Welpert, Lotte Eisner, Manfred Eigendorf, Wolfgang Bächler, Wolfgang von Ungern-Sternberg
Shot under extreme conditions and inspired by Mayan creation theory, the film contemplates the illusion of reality and the possibility of capturing for the camera something which is not there. It is about the mirages of nature—and the nature of mirage.