Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin
Release date: August 26th, 2020
Run time: 1 hr. 29 min.
Direction: Werner Herzog
Synopsis: Werner Herzog turns the camera on himself and his decades-long friendship with the late travel writer Bruce Chatwin, a kindred spirit whose quest for ecstatic truth carried him to all corners of the globe. Herzog's deeply personal portrait of Chatwin, illustrated with archival discoveries, film clips, and a mound of brontosaurus skin, encompasses their shared interest in aboriginal cultures, ancient rituals, and the mysteries stitching together life on earth.
Short Synopsis: Werner Herzog travels the globe to reveal a deeply personal portrait of his friendship with the late travel writer Bruce Chatwin, a kindred spirit who dedicated his life to illuminating the mysteries of the world.