Behind the Scenes of “Apocalypse Now” With the War Photographer Who Documented It All

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By Tobias Carroll The making of some films has, over the years, become the stuff of legend. Werner Herzog’s Fitzcarraldo, which involved transporting a boat over a mountain, is certainly one. Another is Francis Ford Coppola’s Apocalypse Now, which had a famously troubled production that — like that of Fitzcarraldo — resulted in an acclaimed documentary being made about it. That’s not the only gripping creative work to emerge from the set of Coppola’s film, however. This month brings with it the publication of Apocalypse Now: The Lost Photo Archive, a collection of images from Chas Gerretsen. G…

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