Salt and Fire

Starts April 7th

Salt and Fire


Directed by Werner Herzog.

Written by Herzog and Tom Bissell.

Produced by Herzog, Michael Benaroya, Pablo Cruz and Nina Maag.

Starring Michael Shannon, Werner Herzog, Gael Garcia Bernal, Anita Briem, Veronica Ferres and Volker Michalowski 

Salt and Fire is a new thriller directed by Werner Herzog. It had its premiere at the Shanghai International Film Festival and was selected to be screened in the Special Presentations section at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.

Two ecologists (played by Veronica Ferres and Gael Garcia Bernal) are sent to South America as part of a U.N. investigation into an ecological disaster. They are quickly kidnapped by the villainous CEO (played by Michael Shannon) of a large company held responsible for the ecological disaster. But when a super volcano nearby begins to show signs of erupting, they must unite to avoid a disaster.

            “Hypnotic and arreseting.”---CinePassion