In the video, the huge wall of sand slams into the filmmakers and turns the sky red, then black. But the crew continues shooting and shouts awed commentary as the four-hour sand storm rages around them. "It's like the world came to an end," says cameraman Bob Poole.
I couldn't help but notice a faint similarity between Poole and a dusty Viggo Mortensen. Hidalgo, anyone?