Where the Green Ants Dream (1984)

Director
Werner Herzog

Main cast
Wandjuk Marika; Roy Marika; Ray Barrett; Norman Kaye; Ralph Cotterill

Genres
Drama, Documentary

Description
Extraordinary images from Werner Herzog. Shot in the Australian Outback the Aborigines (in this film anyway) believe that this is the place where the green ants go to dream, and that if their dreams are disturbed, it will bring down disaster on us all. The Aborigines' belief is not shared by a giant mining company, which wants to tear open the soil and search for uranium.


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