A Companion to Werner Herzog (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Brad Prager

By Brad Prager

A significant other to Werner Herzog showcases over dozen unique scholarly essays studying approximately 5 a long time of filmmaking by way of the most acclaimed and cutting edge figures in international cinema.

  • First assortment in two decades devoted to reading Herzog’s expansive career
  • Features essays via foreign students and Herzog specialists
  • Addresses a vast spectrum of the director’s motion pictures, from his earliest works corresponding to Signs of Life and Fata Morgana to such fresh motion pictures as The undesirable Lieutenant and Encounters on the finish of the World
  • Offers artistic, leading edge techniques guided by way of movie background, artwork heritage, and philosophy
  • Includes a finished filmography that still contains a checklist of the director’s appearing appearances and opera productions
  • Explores the director’s engagement with tune and the humanities, his self-stylization as an international filmmaker, his Bavarian origins, or even his love-hate courting with the actor Klaus Kinski

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