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Werner Herzog on the Appeal of His ‘Primordial’ Documentary ‘Into the Inferno’

Werner Herzog’s documentary Into the Inferno examines both the science of volcanoes, and their place in human history and culture.

“It is nature,” Herzog tells IndieWire about the film’s appeal. “We are right on top of it. And the kind of force and dynamics and raw power of it has a strange beauty. You can’t take your eyes away, like when you are looking at your campfire or fireplace at home. It’s something primordial.”

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