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Cologne, Germany – Acclaimed German director Werner Herzog will receive a lifetime achievement award from the German Film Academy at this year's German film awards, the Lolas. Story: Werner Herzog to Direct 'Vernon God Little' Herzog established his name as a director in Germany in the 1970s and 80s as part of the New German Cinema movement with ground-breaking features such as Aguirre, Wrath of God (1972), The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974) and Fitzcarraldo (1982). More recently, it has been Herzog's documentaries, including Grizzly Man (2005), the Oscar-nominated Encounters at the End of the World (2009) and

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