• City Gallery of Contemporary Art



Friday Cinema:

Fitzcarraldo (West Germany, 1982)

  1. PLATO, Porážková 26

158 min

In German with Czech subtitles

Admission fee to projections is included in the gallery admission.


Screening of Werner Herzog’s most ambitious film and one of the jewels of European cinematography.

The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle.

Director: Werner Herzog
Screenplay: Werner Herzog
Director of Photography: Thomas Mauch
Music: Popol Vuh
Cast: Klaus Kinski, José Lewgoy, Miguel Ángel Fuentes, Peter Berling, Claudia Cardinale and others

In cooperation with Goethe-Institut Prag.