Mein Liebster Feind: Klaus Kinski Poster

Release Date: 1999

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 35 min

Plot Summary
Werner Herzog, an iconic filmmaker of German cinema, steps before the camera in this revelatory documentary, in which he focuses on his complicated relationship with his longtime friend and collaborator actor Klaus Kinski. In a lively retrospective of Kinski's life and work, Herzog explores their deep-seated fraternal bond while also confronting the bitter rivalry that raged on during their five film partnerships, during which each vied for dominance.

Director: Werner Herzog

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Zephir Film, Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, Cafe Productions Ltd.

Keywords: 1970s, 1960s, Friendship, 1980s, Best friend, Rivalry, 1990s, 1950s, Dark

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