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Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog Stipetić ( born 5 September 1942), known as Werner Herzog, is a German film director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and opera director. He is often considered as one of the greatest figures of the New German Cinema, along with Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Margarethe von Trotta, Volker Schlöndorff, Werner Schröter, and Wim Wenders. His films often feature heroes with impossible dreams, people with unique talents in obscure fields, or individuals who find themselves in conflict with nature. French filmmaker François Truffaut once called Herzog "the most important film director alive." Description above from the Wikipedia article Werner Herzog, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 5, 1942 In Munich, Germany
Movie/TV Credits:
31
First Appeared:
In the movie The Unprecedented Defence of the Fortress Deutschkreuz 1967-01-01
Latest Project:
Series The Mandalorian 2019-11-12
Known For
Poster of Meeting Gorbachev
Poster of Ballad of a Righteous Merchant
Filmography
Series The Mandalorian The Client 2019-11-12
Movie Meeting Gorbachev Himself 2019-05-03
Movie The Great Buster: A Celebration Himself 2018-10-05
Movie Manaslu - Berg der Seelen Himself 2018-12-13
Movie O Homem que Matou John Wayne 2017-01-20
Movie Ballad of a Righteous Merchant Himself 2017-08-01
Movie The Wind Rises Castrop (English Disney Version) 2013-07-20
Movie Cave of Forgotten Dreams Himself 2010-09-10
Movie Capturing Reality Himself 2008-11-01
Movie Gekauftes Glück Gemeindeschreiber Businger 1989-03-02
Movie Location Africa Himself 1987-02-28
Movie Portrait: Werner Herzog Himself 1986-03-27
Movie The Dark Glow of the Mountain himself 1985-03-09
Movie Tokyo-Ga Himself 1985-04-26
Movie Where the Green Ants Dream Lawyer (uncredited) 1984-08-31
Movie Ballad of the Little Soldier Himself (Voice) 1984-11-05
Movie Man of Flowers The Father 1983-09-22
Movie Burden of Dreams Himself 1982-05-30
Movie Room 666 1982-06-01
Movie Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers 1980-10-12
Movie Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe Himself 1980-12-01
Movie Nosferatu the Vampyre Gravedigger (uncredited) 1979-01-17
Movie I Am My Films: A Portrait of Werner Herzog Himself 1979-04-18
Movie La Soufrière Narrator 1977-10-01
Movie How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck Himself 1976-10-30
Movie Signs of Vigorous Life: The New German Cinema 1976-12-02
Movie The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner Himself 1974-01-01
Movie Land of Silence and Darkness 1971-10-08
Movie Tales of the Dumpster Kid Hurenmörder 1971-06-01
Movie Signs of Life Soldier (uncredited) 1968-07-05
Movie The Unprecedented Defence of the Fortress Deutschkreuz 1967-01-01