FILMS / GENERAL / FITZCARRALDO  
   
  Original Title Fitzcarraldo  
  Original Screenplay Werner Herzog
 
  Year of production 1981/1982
 
  Duration 157 min.
 
  Length 4322 m
 
  Format 35 mm
 
  Aspect ratio 1:1,85
 
  Original language version English
 
  Additional language versions (links to dialogue/subtitle-lists)Germ/French/ Span/ Lat.Am.Span/Ital
 
  Colour - b/w colour
 
  Location Iquitos, Rio Camisea/Peru, Manaus/Brazil
 
  Music Popol Vuh
Original recordings: Enrico Caruso / RCA Victor
Richard Strauss, Death and Transfiguration
Guiseppe Verdi: Ernani, Original Production
Leoncavallo: Ridi Pagliaccio /I Pagliacci
Meyerbeer: O Paradiso / L'Africana
Michel Vuylsteke: Musique du Burundi, Ensemble de Tambours
Jules Massenet: Il Sogno / Manon Lescaut
Guiseppe Verdi: Quartett / Rigoletto
Giacomo Puccini: O Mimi, tu piú non torni / La Bohéme
Vincenco Bellini: A te o cara, amor talora... / I Puritani
 
  Production Company Werner Herzog Filmproduktion
 
  Co-Producers ZDF, Projekt im Filmverlag
 
  Laboratory Bavaria, Munich
 
  Sound Studio Bavaria, Munich
 
  Budget 16.600.000 DM
 
  World-opening place and date Munich, 05.03.1982
 
  Rating 12 years
 
  Awards Cannes 1982 Regiepreis, Deutscher Filmpreis 1982
 
  Festivals Cannes 1982
San Sebastian 1982