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Location Africa (1987)

This film essay by Steff Gruber is a report on the exceedingly difficult work of making Werner Herzog's film COBRA VERDE in Ghana. The very personal film however is more than just a blow by... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Werner Herzog ... Himself
Klaus Kinski ... Himself
Steff Gruber Steff Gruber ... Himself
Peter Berling ... Himself
Thomas Mauch ... Himself
Beat Presser Beat Presser ... Himself
Berthold Sack Berthold Sack ... Himself
King Ampaw King Ampaw ... Himself
Ernastina Dadzie Ernastina Dadzie ... Herself
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This film essay by Steff Gruber is a report on the exceedingly difficult work of making Werner Herzog's film COBRA VERDE in Ghana. The very personal film however is more than just a blow by blow account of the film's creation. It also focuses on the complicated relationship between the two stars Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, the walk-on players (Herzog had a thousand young Ghanaian women trained as Amazon warriors) and the clash of black and white. As Klaus Kinski died soon after the completion of filming work, LOCATION AFRICA was the last documentary film in which he appeared. Written by Kino.net AG

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December 1987 (West Germany) See more »

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Ghana

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Mono

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1.33 : 1
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