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Week 24 - Movement - New German Cinema (1962-1982)
"No one kicks you here, Bruno."
"Not physically, here they do it spiritually."
If there's a single constant that's evident across Herzog's filmography it's his refusal to shy away from the stark brutality of humanity. That's not to say that he only showcases its coarse underbelly, but rather that he refuses to smooth down its edges -- be they positive or negative -- and cover them…