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FILM DETAILS
Certificate TBC
Cast
Werner Herzog
Ryan Andrew Evans
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Running Time
99 minutes

Encounters At The End Of The World
Mad dog Herzog is at it again


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Encounters At The End Of The World

Plot
Oscar-nominated documentary in which Werner Herzog, accompanied only by his cameraman, travels to Antarctica and talks with scientists about their work, seeking insight into their unique community and offering another meditation on the grandeur of nature.


Verdict
Mid-list Herzog, but still a stimulating, strange experience. And that tragically perverse penguin is the most memorable movie animal of the year.


Reviewed by Kim Newman

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