Werner Herzog (Germany)

Werner Herzog was born in Munich on September 5, 1942. He grew up in a remote mountain village in Bavaria and studied History and German Literature in Munich and Pittsburgh.

He made his first film in 1961 at the age of 19. Since then he has produced, written, and directed more than sixty feature- and documentary films.

Werner Herzog has published more than a dozen books of prose, and directed as many operas.

Werner Herzog lives in Munich and Los Angeles.

Filmography

  • Lebenszeichen
    1968
  • Auch Zwerge haben klein angefangen
    1970
  • Land des Schweigens und der Dunkelheit
    1971
  • Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes
    1972
  • Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle
    1974
  • Stroszek
    1977
  • Woyzeck
    1979
  • Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht
    1979
  • Fitzcarraldo
    1982
  • Wo die grünen Ameisen träumen
    1984
  • Portrait Werner Herzog
    1986
  • Cobra Verde
    1987
  • Lektionen in Finsternis
    1992
  • Little Dieter Needs to Fly
    1997
  • Mein liebster Feind - Klaus Kinski
    1999
  • Invincible
    2001
  • Grizzly Man
    2005
  • Rescue Dawn
    2006
  • The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
    2009
  • Cave of Forgotten Dreams
    2010
  • Into the Abyss
    2011
  • Ode to the Dawn of Man
    2011
  • The Killers: Unstaged
    2012
  • From One Second to the Next
    2013
  • On Death Row
    2012-2013
  • Queen of the Desert
    2015
  • Lo and Behold, Reveries of the Connected World
    2016
  • Salt and Fire
    2016
  • Into the Inferno
    2016

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