Film director Werner Herzog, who knows little or nothing about skateboards, was not an obvious choice of interviewee for Ian Michna of skateboard magazine Jenkem, but he turned out to be a kindred spirit (of sorts) and it’s always a pleasure to hear that accent. Asked what music he would use to score a skateboarding sequence he sez:
What comes to mind first and foremost would be Russian Orthodox church choirs, something that creates this kind of strange feeling of space and sacrality — so what you are doing is special, bordering the sacred.
You should hear what he says about chickens.
It’s an interesting premise: see how long your guest can remain coherent as their tastebuds are gradually melted by incrementally more powerful doses of hot chilli sauce.
Bill does quite well, up to a point.