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Herzog, Werner

Overview
Works: 18 works in 40 publications in 5 languages and 1,885 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biographical films  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Animated films  History  Action and adventure films  Biography  Ethnographic films 
Roles: Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Performer, Film editor, Redactor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Werner Herzog
 
Most widely held works by Werner Herzog
The wind rises by Tatsuo Hori( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the worlds most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events
The look of silence by Joshua Oppenheimer( Visual )

4 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Indonesian and German and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this follow-up to the documentary The act of killing (2012), the brother of a political dissident killed by state-sponsored death squads following Indonesia's 1965 military coup d'état seeks answers from the men responsible for the deed
Little Dieter needs to fly by Werner Herzog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a young boy in Germany, Dieter Dengler survived Allied bombings during World War II. At age 18, he moved to the United States, determined to become a pilot. Enlisting in the Navy, he is sent to Vietnam and is shot down over Laos and imprisoned. Despite torture and starvation, Dieter manages to escape into the jungle and eventually is rescued
Kartographie und Bürgerbeteiligung im Rahmen der vorbereitenden Bauleitplanung : empirische Untersuchungen zur kartographischen Kommunikation by Werner Herzog( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in German and Undetermined and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wheel of time by Armin Koch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Wheel of Time is acclaimed filmmaker Werner Herzog's gorgeously photographed look at the largest Buddhist ritual in Bodh Gaya, India. It is said that Buddha found enlightenment under a tree in Bodh Gaya and today, Buddhist monks are ordained in this holy place. Herzog magically captures the lengthy pilgrimage (which for some, is over 3,000 miles), the monk's creation of the beautiful and intricate sand mandala (the wheel of time) along with many secret rituals that have never been seen before on film. He delivers a personal and introspective look at what Buddhism really means to the most ardent followers, as well as giving outsiders an intimate look into a fascinating way of life."--Cover
Chushingura : opera in the three acts by Shigeaki Saegusa( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in Japanese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opera based on the story of the 18th century episode of a group of samuri who plan revenge for their murdered lord before they commit seppuku
Happy people : a year in the taiga by Werner Herzog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Werner Herzog, director of Grizzly Man, Encounters at The End of The World and Cave of Forgotten Dreams, presents yet another awe-inspiring documentary, this time following the lives of the indigenous people living in the heart of the Siberian Taiga. Deep within this remote landscape, facing the most hostile conditions on earth, 300 people inhabit the small village of Bakhatia. There are only two ways to reach the outpost, by helicopter and by boat. In this wilderness there are no phones, running water or medical aid. The people live according to their own values and cultural traditions which have remained unchanged for centuries. With his wonderfully evocative narration accompanying the breath-taking imagery, Werner Herzog brings us another remarkable encounter."--Container
The Henry Rollins show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The opinionated musician, actor and author gives his unique take on the current state of pop culture and politics. Henry interviews Werner Herzog and Frank Black performs uncut
Ten minutes older( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With complete creative freedom, the directors bring their own unique interpretation of 'time' to the screen. Using the technology of film in innovative, provocative ways, Ten minutes older : the trumpet takes in all human experience: birth, death, love, sex, the drama of the moment, history and ancient myth; and a great variety of locations from the jungles of South America to the streets of New York."--Container
Kartographisches Taschenbuch, 1996/97 : im Auftrag der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Kartographie( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ennemis intimes by Werner Herzog( Visual )

3 editions published in 2000 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Par un concours de circonstances à l'âge de treize ans, l'écolier Werner Herzog se retrouve à Munich pendant quelques mois dans le même appartement que Klaus Kinski. Pendant les premières quarante huit heures, Kinski, dans une crise de rage, s'emploie sans relâche à devaster l'ensemble du mobilier. Herzog sait donc à quoi s'en tenir quand, quelques années plus tard il engage Klaus Kinski pour "Aguirre, la colère de dieu". Quatre autres films suivront
Invincible by Werner Herzog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of Zishe Breitbart, a Jewish blacksmith's son from Poland who becomes a sensation in Weimar, Berlin as a mythical strongman. His employer Hanussen dreams of establishing an all-powerful Ministry of the Occult in Hitler's government. Yet as Hitler's hold on power grows more sure, and Berlin erupts in a ferment of anti-Semitism, Zishe must decide how he will use his strength
Reżyserzy by Janusz Wróblewski( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Polish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kartographisches Taschenbuch : 2001( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kartographisches Taschenbuch : 1994/95( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle = The enigma of Kaspar Hauser by Werner Herzog( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Based upon the true and mysterious story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg in 1828, barely able to speak or walk, and bearing a strange note
Kinski : Nikolaus Günther Nakszynski by Beat Presser( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes = Aguirre, the wrath of God by Werner Herzog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A band of Spanish conquistadors, led by Pizarro, go up the Amazon in search of gold. As the soldiers battle starvation, Indians, the forces of nature and each other, Don Lope de Aguirre (the self-styled "Wrath of God") is consumed by visions of conquering all of South America and leads a revolt, but Aguirre's megalomania turns the expedition into a death trip
 
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