Watch Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) : Full Movie Online Free In 1966, Dieter Dengler was shot down over Laos, captured, and, down to 85 pounds, escaped. Barefoot, surviving monsoons, leeches, and machete-wielding villagers, he was rescued. Now, near 60, living on Mt. Tamalpais, Dengler tells his story: a German lad surviving Allied bombings in World War II, postwar poverty, apprenticed to a smith, beaten regularly. At 18, he emigrates and peels potatoes in the U.S. Air Force. He leaves for California and college, then enlistment in the Navy to learn to fly. A quiet man of sorrows tells his story: war, capture, harrowing conditions, escape, and miraculous rescue. Where did he find the strength; how does he now live with his memories?
|Title||Little Dieter Needs to Fly|
|Release Date||Dec 01, 1997|
|Production Company||Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, ZDF|
|Production Countries||France, Germany, United Kingdom|
|Casts||Dieter Dengler, Werner Herzog, Eugene Deatrick|
|Plot Keywords||prisoner of war, vietnam, vietnam war, vietcong,|