Vom Gehen Im Eis (Of Walking in Ice) - journal/book
9 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
6 Interviews |
8 Articles |
6' (1.83 m)
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I also write, of course, a documentary, and I somehow stylize and stage them. I do it for enhancement of a deeper truth, something that is beautiful out there and something that connects us to poetry. I like to take audiences - and I'm speaking now about documentaries - I take them left and right and right into the landscape of sheer illumination and poetry. And I claim the right of trespassing ...
Herzog received a lifetime achievement award, the Pardo d'onore, from the Locarno International Film Festival in August 2013, only four months after being similarly honored for his lifetime achievement in cinema by the German Film Academy in April 2013.
His films frequently feature characters or real people who attempt to change nature but are ultimately overwhelmed by it