Signs of Life 1968

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Signs of Life ★★ Lebenszeichen 1968

German soldier Stroszek (Brogle), injured during the occupation of Crete, is sent to recuperate on the remote island of Kos. With his Greek wife Nora, Stroszek has nothing to do but guard a deserted fortress and a store of abandoned ammunition. But soon the suspicious natives and the isolation begin to drive Stroszek to madness and he decides to blow up the ammunition dump (and the island along with it). German with subtitles. 90m/B VHS, DVD . GE Peter Brogle, Wolfgang Reichmann, Athina Zacharopoulous, Wolfgang Stumpf; D: Werner Herzog; W: Werner Herzog; C: Thomas Mauch; M: Stavros Xarchakos.