About

Werner Herzog's documentary film about the "Grizzly Man" Timothy Treadwell and what the thirteen summers in a National Park in Alaska were like in one man's attempt to protect the grizzly bears. The film is full of unique images and a look into the spirit of a man who sacrificed himself for nature.

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Directed by

Werner Herzog

Written by

Werner Herzog (Screenplay)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

One man spent the last 13 years of his life crossing them.

Cast

Keywords

biography camping ecology wildlife camcorder human animal relationship life and death rain unsociability fox animal rights non-governmental organisation alaska grizzly bear self-abandonment katmai national park

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Lists

#557 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

#33 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?