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Salt and Fire

Salt and Fire

A Feature film by Werner Herzog

Release in France : 07/12/2016

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Arte France Cinéma

French distribution :

Potemkine Films

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Skellig Rock, Construction Film, Canana

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The head of a scientific delegation accuses the director of a major company of having caused an ecological disaster in Bolivia. An intriguing kidnapping shot in the salt desert of Uyuni, Salt and Fire is a thriller of initiation based on a short story by Tom Bissell.

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Author of original work :

Tom Bissell

Director of Photography :

Peter Zeitlinger

Press Attaché (film) :

Magali Montet

Costume designer :

Esther Walz

Screenwriter :

Werner Herzog

Sound Recordist :

Paul Paragon

Production Designer :

Uli Bergfelder

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Feature film

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English, Spanish, German

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United States, Germany, France, Mexico

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Runtime :

1 h 33 min

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Dolby 5.1