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About Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog is a German director. His body of work includes more than 20 films and short films, 2 dozens of documentaries and many operas.
He is widely regarded as one of the most important German directors of all time, along with Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Margarethe von Trotta and Wim Wenders. François Truffaut was a big fan of his work. He was one of the Time magazine's "100 most influential people on the planet" in 2009.
He has been nominated for an Academy Award, a Bafta, 4 Berlin International Film Festival Awards (1 win), 9 Cannes Film Festival Awards (4 wins) and an Emmy Award.
His Personal Life
He has been married 3 times and he has 3 children.
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Famous quotes by Werner Herzog
I do other sorts of things. I act in other people's movies. I direct operas. I write books.Werner Herzog
I think there should be holy war against yoga classes.Werner Herzog
I travel without barely any luggage. Just a second set of underwear and binoculars and a map and a toothbrush.Werner Herzog
I'm a very professional man. I'm not out for the experience of adventure.Werner Herzog
Perhaps I seek certain utopian things, space for human honour and respect, landscapes not yet offended, planets that do not exist yet, dreamed landscapes.Werner Herzog
Technology has a great advantage in that we are capable of creating dinosaurs and show them on the screen even though they are extinct 65 million years. All of a sudden, we have a fantastic tool that is as good as dreams are.Werner Herzog
The world reveals itself to those who travel on foot.Werner Herzog
Werner Herzog's Popularity
Werner Herzog is a famous German director, who was born on September 5, 1942. As a person born on this date, Werner Herzog is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (September 5) and the 22nd most popular for the year (1942).
People born on September 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Werner Herzog is the 318th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Werner Herzog's birthday, Werner Herzog is the 34th most famous German.
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