Articles about Werner Herzog

10 Notable Filmmakers Who Work In Both Documentary & Fiction
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The storytelling instinct may be the same, even if the approach is necessarily different, but not every talent is as suited to the bigger budgets and more rigid production of features, as it is to the unpredictability and other frustrations of documentary filmmaking.
Added by on 11/7/13
What's up, Doc? | Off the record, on the QT and very Hush-Hush
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Category: Analysis
Tagged: Searching For Sugar Man, Werner Herzog
@heligena discuses the soapbox storytelling of documentary filmmakers...
Added by on 9/30/13
Joshua Oppenheimer and Werner Herzog on 'The Act Of Killing'
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: The Act Of Killing, Joshua Oppenheimer, Werner Herzog
The Act Of Killing, a documentary by filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer, executive-produced by Werner Herzog and Errol Morris, encapsulates years of Indonesian genocide, suffering, and repression into the story of one its most lethal and efficient killers, Anwar Congo. They talk about it here.
Source: www.avclub.com
Added by on 7/30/13
Crashing and Burning
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A @filmdotcom of the 10 most costly and/or disastrous film productions of all time
Source: www.film.com
Added by on 6/19/13
Werner Herzog Says He Doesn't Need 20 Pairs of Shoes
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: Werner Herzog
Tall drink o' Riesling Werner Herzog talks to @the_talks about fame and driving the same car for 12 years
Source: the-talks.com
Added by on 1/30/13
Werner On Afterburner
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Category: Cast & Crew
Tagged: Werner Herzog, Jack Reacher
Bavarian overachiever @wernerherzog discusses not documentaries, but rather playing the villain role in "Jack Reacher"
Added by on 12/23/12
'I'm Convinced We're All Voyeurs': Filmmakers on Why They Make Films
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Martin Scorsese does it for the storytelling; Kathryn Bigelow does it to talk about the issues. And Steven Spielberg does it because he's an addict.
Added by on 11/14/12
'Family Circus' movie takes shape
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Imagining a 'Family Circus' movie -- as directed by Fincher, Burton, Eastwood...
Source: popwatch.ew.com
Added by on 10/19/12
Diamond-Level Directors
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A panel of @Guardian writers pick the "23 best film directors in the world today." Paul Thomas Anderson is 1, Joss Whedon is 4; see who else made the cut (or didn't)
Added by on 9/4/12
Free Film School: Every Movie is an Autobiography
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This writer explains why every film you see, even crappy films such as "That's My Boy," says something personal about the filmmakers.
Added by on 6/27/12