"Heart of Glass"
Directed by Werner Herzog
brilliant, sensual, hypnotic film about the magical and desperate attempts of the people
in a small village to learn the formula for making special glass, supplied by a wandering
herdsman with extraordinary powers. An apocalyptic movie with stunning imagery
(cinematography by Jorg Schmidt-Reitwin) that achieves a mystical, surreal power. With
Josef Bierbichler, Stefan Guttler, Clemens Scheitz, and Sepp Muller. Music by Popol Vuh.
German with English subtitles.