Vom Gehen Im Eis (Of Walking in Ice) - journal/book
6' 1" (1.85 m)
Did You Know?
Our children will hate us for not throwing hand grenades into every TV station because of commercials.
Claimed to have walked by foot from Munich, Germany to Paris, France (a distance of about 500 miles) in 1974 to prevent the very sick film historian and good friend, Lotte Eisner
, from dying (as, applying his logic, she wouldn't dare to die until he visited her on her deathbed). Eisner, indeed, went on to live for 8 more years after Herzog's journey.
His films frequently feature characters or real people who attempt to change nature but are ultimately overwhelmed by it