Salt and Fire
2016, USA-France-Germany, 102’, Color, English-Spanish
Director: Werner Herzog
Cast: Gael Garcia Bernal, Michael Shannon, Werner Herzog, Anita Briem, Veronica Ferres
A breath-taking apocalypse thriller focusing on the survival struggle of the nature and the humanity from the director Werner Herzog.
South America is on the edge of an ecological disaster. When a volcano begins to show signs of erupting a young woman who is an idealist scientist arrives at South America to make a research about how to avoid the disaster. However she is kidnapped in an unexpected moment. A powerful company running in the territory is suspected to be the responsible of both circumstances. Trying to solve the chaos, a volcano turns active and the whole direction of the events drastically changes.