A Companion to Werner Herzog, Hardback Book

A Companion to Werner Herzog Hardback

Edited by Brad Prager

Part of the Wiley Blackwell Companions to Film Directors series


A Companion to Werner Herzog showcases over two dozen original scholarly essays examining nearly five decades of filmmaking by one of the most acclaimed and innovative figures in world cinema. First collection in twenty years dedicated to examining Herzog s expansive careerFeatures essays by international scholars and Herzog specialistsAddresses a broad spectrum of the director s films, from his earliest works such as Signs of Life and Fata Morgana to such recent films as The Bad Lieutenant and Encounters at the End of the WorldOffers creative, innovative approaches guided by film history, art history, and philosophyIncludes a comprehensive filmography that also features a list of the director s acting appearances and opera productionsExplores the director s engagement with music and the arts, his self-stylization as a global filmmaker, his Bavarian origins, and even his love-hate relationship with the actor Klaus Kinski




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