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Director (feature film)

1.
Queen of the Desert (2015)
An exploration of the life and loves of Gertrude Bell - explorer, writer and political attaché for the British Empire in the early 20th century who played a key role in the formation of modern-day Iraq.
2.
Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner, The (2012) as Director
Woodcarver Steiner is a competitive ski-jumper. His desire to be the best puts him in danger of pushing himself beyond the safety limits of the course.
3.
Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, a Tale of Life (2011)
An exploration of a triple homicide case in Texas with interviews of the victims' families and those convicted for the crime, including a 28-year-old death row inmate just eight days before his execution.
4.
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
Viewers are offered a rare look inside Chauvet Cave in southern France, site of the oldest known human-made pictorial creations, which are believed to be over 30,000 years old.
5.
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (2010)
The indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga are the focus of this documentary.
6.
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, a drug-addicted, rogue detective reigns over New Orleans with authority and abandon. Together with a prostitute he loves, they descend into a world marked by desire, compulsion, and conscience.
7.
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
Inspired by the true story of a San Diego man who acted out a Sophocles play in his mind and killed his mother with a sword.
8.
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
9.
Wild Blue Yonder, The (2006)
A group of astronauts circle the earth in a spacecraft, but they cannot return, as our planet has become uninhabitable. The cause of this remains open: all-out war, outbreak of a new disease beyond control, radiation after the complete disappearance of the ozone layer, or whatever. The crew of the s
10.
Rescue Dawn (2006)
Dieter Dengler dreamed of flying since his childhood in wartime Germany, which is why he volunteered to become a Navy pilot after his family moved to America. The only place he ever wanted to be was in the sky, but now, on his very first top-secret mission over Laos, his plane is shot down to earth.
11.
Wheel of Time (2005) as Director
About the largest Buddhist ritual to promote peace and tolerance, held by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India and Graz, Austria in 2002, including exclusive interviews with the Dalai Lama, access to secret rituals for the first time on film as well as footage of a pilgrimage to the Holy
12.
Grizzly Man (2005) as Director
The life and death of amateur grizzly bear expert and wildlife preservationist Timothy Treadwell. Treadwell lived unarmed among the bears for thirteen summers, and filmed his adventures in the wild during his final five seasons. In October 2003, Treadwell's remains, along with those of his girlfrien
13.
White Diamond, The (2005) as Director
Airship engineer Dr. Graham Dorrington embarks on a trip to the giant Kaieteur falls in the heart of Guyana, hoping to fly his helium-filled invention above the tree-tops. But this logistic effort will not be without risk. Twelve years ago, a similar expedition into the unique habitat of the canopy
14.
Invincible (2001) as Director
Zishe Breitbart is a Jewish blacksmith's son from Poland who becomes a sensation in Weimar Berlin as a mythical strongman. His employer, Hanussen, dreams of establishing an all-powerful Ministry of the Occult in Hitler's government. As Hitler's hold on power grows daily and Berlin erupts in a fermen
15.
My Best Fiend (1999) as Director
A film that describes the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and actor Klaus Kinski, the deep trust bewteen the director and the actor, and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another.
16.
Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) as Director
Dieter Dengler, growing up in bombed out, postwar Germany, dreamed of flying, of being a test pilot. He made his way, penniless, to America, where he joined the military in pursuit of his obsession to fly. Cut to Vietnam, where on his first mission, Dieter is shot down and captured by Vietcong guerr
17.
Lessons of Darkness (1992) as Director
An essay on man's abuse and destruction of the Earth, specifically the burning of the Kuwaiti oil fields.
18.
Schrei aus Stein (1991) as Director
Two mountain climbers and former friends become rivals as they vie for the attention of the same woman, as well as try to scale Cerro Torre, a spectacular granite peak in Southern Patagonia.
19.
Herdsmen of the Sun (1991) as Director
The men of the nomadic Wodaabe tribe of the African Sahara compete in an annual beauty contest judged by the women of the tribe.
20.
Echos Aus Einem Dusteren Reich (1990) as Director
A semi-documentary profile of Jean-Bedel Bokassa, the self-proclaimed emperor of the Central African Republic who is now in prison.
21.
Cobra Verde (1988) as Director
A fearsome 19th century bandit cuts a swath through Brazil until he's exiled to Africa to reopen the slave trade. In the process, he exploits tribal conflicts to commandeer an abandoned fortress and whip an army of thousands of naked Amazon warriors into a frenzied bloodlust.
22.
23.
Wo die grunen Ameisen traumen (1984) as Director
24.
Ballade vom kleinen Soldaten (1984) as Director
25.
Fitzcarraldo (1982) as Director
26.
Huie's Predigt (1980) as Director
27.
Glaube und Wahrung (1980) as Director
28.
Nosferatu (1979) as Director
Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Virna, where he lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoule living of men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Jonathan's wife, Dracula moves to Virna, bringing with him death and plague... An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the cross of not being able to get old and die.
29.
Woyzeck (1979) as Director
30.
Herz aus Glas (1977) as Director
A small village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the glassworks becomes obssessed with the lost secret.
31.
Stroszek (1977) as Director
Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as a street musician. He befriends Eva, a prostitute down on her luck. After they are harried and beaten by the thugs who have been Eva's pimps, they join Bruno's neighbor, Scheitz, an elderly eccentric, when he leaves Germany to live in Wisconsin. In that winter bound, barren prairie, Bruno works as a mechanic, Eva as a waitress. They buy a trailer. Then, bills mount, the bank threatens to repossess the trailer, Eva wants privacy, and inexorably, the promise of a new life deserts Bruno.
32.
Soufriere, La (1977) as Director
34.
Mit mir will keiner spielen (1976) as Director
35.
Mystery of Kaspar Hauser, The (1975) as Director
One day, out of nowhere, Kasper Hauser appears in a small town. He cannot speak and seems barely human. Fascinated, the town tries to civilize him. But soon they begin to treat him as a fantastic wild animal, passing him around for amusement.
36.
Jeder fur sich und Gott gegen alle - Kaspar Hauser (1974)
Herzog's film is based upon the true and mysterious story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg in 1828, barely able to speak or walk, and bearing a strange note; he later explained that he had been held captive in a dungeon of some sort for his entire life that he could remember, and had only just been released, for reasons unknown. His benefactor attempts to integrate him into society, with intriguing results.
37.
Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (1973) as Director
A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirres, a ruthless man who cares only about riches, becomes their leader. But will his quest lead them to "the golden city", or to certain destruction?
39.
Fata Morgana (1971) as Director
40.
Auch Zwerge Haben Klein Angefangen (1970) as Director
A group of dwarves living in a sort of prison in a remote country are fed up with their condition and begin rebelling against their keepers. Their acts of rebellion grow to alarming proportions. An allegory on the depravity of prisoners as well warders.
41.
42.
Signs of Life (1968) as Director
On Crete, a wounded German paratrooper named Stroszek is sent to the quiet city of Kos with his wife Nora, a Greek nurse, and two other soldiers recovering from minor wounds. Billeted in a decaying fortress, they guard a munitions depot. There's little to do: Becker, a classicist, translates inscriptions on ancient tablets found in the fortress, Meinhart devises traps for cockroaches, Nora helps Stroszek make fireworks using gunpowder from grenades in the depot. Slowly, in the heat and torpor, Stroszek goes mad, drives the others from the fortress, and threatens the city with blowing up the depot. With care, the German command must figure out how to get him down.
43.
Vernon God Little (1000)
A 15-year-old boy is the only conscious survivor of a school massacre. Though he has the perfect alibi to prove his innocence the boy goes on the run from authorities as he is too ashamed to tell them where he was during the shooting.

Cast (feature film)

44.
CNN Films: Life Itself (2014)
The life of film critic Roger Ebert is examined.
45.
Dinotasia (2012)
The quotidian life of dinosaurs is explored, beginning 250 million years ago in Siberia and up until just after the meteor impact that brought about their demise.
46.
Jack Reacher (2012)
Jack Reacher, a soldier-turned-homicide investigator, works to unravel the truth behind murder allegations brought against a military sniper.
47.
Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, a Tale of Life (2011)
An exploration of a triple homicide case in Texas with interviews of the victims' families and those convicted for the crime, including a 28-year-old death row inmate just eight days before his execution.
48.
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
Viewers are offered a rare look inside Chauvet Cave in southern France, site of the oldest known human-made pictorial creations, which are believed to be over 30,000 years old.
49.
Futurestates (2010)
What is the America of the future? In this series of fictional shorts, different filmmakers examine current events by extrapolating them into the future.
50.
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (2010)
The indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga are the focus of this documentary.
51.
40X15: Forty Years of the Directors' Fortnight (2008)
A history of Cannes Film Festival's "Director's Fortnight" selection.
52.
Walking to Werner (2007)
Werner Herzog once walked from Munich to Paris to visit a dying friend. Inspired by Herzog's approach to life and art, Northwest filmmaker Linas Phillips vows to walk all the way from Seattle to Herzog's house in Los Angeles. This is a document of his struggles, encounters, questions and revelations
53.
Pierre Rissient: Man of Cinema (2007)
The least known massively influential person in international cinema, Pierre Rissient is a samurai warrior on behalf of the films he believes in. Instigator of the Cercle MacMahon, assistant director on "Breathless," champion of blacklisted filmmakers, confidant of Ford and Walsh, Hawks and Lang, Pi
54.
Mister Lonely (2007)
In Paris, a young American who works as a Michael Jackson lookalike meets Marilyn Monroe. She ends up inviting him to her home in Scotland, where she lives with Charlie Chaplin and her daughter, Shirley Temple.
55.
Grand, The (2007)
Set around an international poker tournament. A middle-aged guy goes all-in to save his dead grandfather's hotel-casino from a real estate developer. His master plan is to win the world's most famous high stakes tournament, the Grand Championship of Poker.
56.
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
57.
Grizzly Man (2005) as Narrator
The life and death of amateur grizzly bear expert and wildlife preservationist Timothy Treadwell. Treadwell lived unarmed among the bears for thirteen summers, and filmed his adventures in the wild during his final five seasons. In October 2003, Treadwell's remains, along with those of his girlfrien
58.
White Diamond, The (2005) as Narrator
Airship engineer Dr. Graham Dorrington embarks on a trip to the giant Kaieteur falls in the heart of Guyana, hoping to fly his helium-filled invention above the tree-tops. But this logistic effort will not be without risk. Twelve years ago, a similar expedition into the unique habitat of the canopy
59.
Incident at Loch Ness (2004)
A farcical send-up of Herzog's style of filmmaking, composed of a series of shorter films within the film, all dedicated to the legend of the Loch Ness monster.
60.
My Best Fiend (1999) as Narrator
A film that describes the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and actor Klaus Kinski, the deep trust bewteen the director and the actor, and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another.
61.
julien donkey-boy (1999) as Father
Julien lives in the same house with his verbally abusive father, sympathetic grandmother, younger sister Pearl, and would-be wrestler brother Chris. Spending his days wandering the streets and visiting the neigborhood bowling alley, Julien surrounds himself with a colorful assortment of characters.
62.
What Dreams May Come (1998) as Face
After a man dies in a car accident, he searches for his children and his wife in the afterlife.
63.
Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) as Narration
Dieter Dengler, growing up in bombed out, postwar Germany, dreamed of flying, of being a test pilot. He made his way, penniless, to America, where he joined the military in pursuit of his obsession to fly. Cut to Vietnam, where on his first mission, Dieter is shot down and captured by Vietcong guerr
64.
Night of the Film-Makers, The (1995) as Himself
A series of interviews with living filmmakers about German film history.
65.
Lessons of Darkness (1992) as Narration
An essay on man's abuse and destruction of the Earth, specifically the burning of the Kuwaiti oil fields.
66.
Gekauftes Gluck (1989)
A Swiss villager marries a Thai mail-order bride and suffers at the hands of his neighbors.
67.
Lightning Over Braddock: A Rustbowl Fantasy (1989) as Himself
An offbeat look at the dying steel mills of Pennsylvania.
68.
Hard to Be a God (1989) as Mita
69.
Tokyo-Ga (1985) as Himself
German filmmaker Wim Wenders travels to Japan to discover the remnants of Yasujiro Ozu's (1903-63) Tokyo.
70.
Ballade vom kleinen Soldaten (1984) as Narration
71.
Chambre 666 (1984) as Himself
Location: Cannes, Room 666 at the Hotel Martinez. Godard, Fassbinder, Spielberg, Antonioni and other famous directors answer the question: "Is cinema a language about to get lost, an art about to die?"
72.
Man of Flowers (1983) as Father
73.
Burden of Dreams (1982) as Himself
Director Werner Herzog combats bad weather, morale problems and a South American war to make his epic Fitzcarraldo.
74.
Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe (1980)
Beaten in a bet, German director Werner Herzog is forced to eat his own shoe.
75.
Nosferatu (1979) as Monk
Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Virna, where he lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoule living of men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Jonathan's wife, Dracula moves to Virna, bringing with him death and plague... An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the cross of not being able to get old and die.
76.
Was Ich Bin, Sind Meine Filme (1978) as Himself
Documentary on the German filmmaker Werner Herzog.
77.
Herz aus Glas (1977)
A small village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the glassworks becomes obssessed with the lost secret.

Cinematography (feature film)

78.
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, a drug-addicted, rogue detective reigns over New Orleans with authority and abandon. Together with a prostitute he loves, they descend into a world marked by desire, compulsion, and conscience.
79.
Wheel of Time (2005) as Cinematographer (Tibet)
About the largest Buddhist ritual to promote peace and tolerance, held by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India and Graz, Austria in 2002, including exclusive interviews with the Dalai Lama, access to secret rituals for the first time on film as well as footage of a pilgrimage to the Holy

Writer (feature film)

80.
Queen of the Desert (2015)
An exploration of the life and loves of Gertrude Bell - explorer, writer and political attaché for the British Empire in the early 20th century who played a key role in the formation of modern-day Iraq.
81.
Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner, The (2012) as Screenwriter
Woodcarver Steiner is a competitive ski-jumper. His desire to be the best puts him in danger of pushing himself beyond the safety limits of the course.
82.
Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, a Tale of Life (2011)
An exploration of a triple homicide case in Texas with interviews of the victims' families and those convicted for the crime, including a 28-year-old death row inmate just eight days before his execution.
83.
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
Viewers are offered a rare look inside Chauvet Cave in southern France, site of the oldest known human-made pictorial creations, which are believed to be over 30,000 years old.
84.
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (2010)
The indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga are the focus of this documentary.
85.
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
Inspired by the true story of a San Diego man who acted out a Sophocles play in his mind and killed his mother with a sword.
86.
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
87.
Rescue Dawn (2006)
Dieter Dengler dreamed of flying since his childhood in wartime Germany, which is why he volunteered to become a Navy pilot after his family moved to America. The only place he ever wanted to be was in the sky, but now, on his very first top-secret mission over Laos, his plane is shot down to earth.
88.
Wild Blue Yonder, The (2006)
A group of astronauts circle the earth in a spacecraft, but they cannot return, as our planet has become uninhabitable. The cause of this remains open: all-out war, outbreak of a new disease beyond control, radiation after the complete disappearance of the ozone layer, or whatever. The crew of the s
89.
Wheel of Time (2005) as Screenwriter
About the largest Buddhist ritual to promote peace and tolerance, held by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India and Graz, Austria in 2002, including exclusive interviews with the Dalai Lama, access to secret rituals for the first time on film as well as footage of a pilgrimage to the Holy
90.
Invincible (2001) as Screenwriter
Zishe Breitbart is a Jewish blacksmith's son from Poland who becomes a sensation in Weimar Berlin as a mythical strongman. His employer, Hanussen, dreams of establishing an all-powerful Ministry of the Occult in Hitler's government. As Hitler's hold on power grows daily and Berlin erupts in a fermen
91.
My Best Fiend (1999) as Screenwriter
A film that describes the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and actor Klaus Kinski, the deep trust bewteen the director and the actor, and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another.
92.
Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) as Screenwriter
Dieter Dengler, growing up in bombed out, postwar Germany, dreamed of flying, of being a test pilot. He made his way, penniless, to America, where he joined the military in pursuit of his obsession to fly. Cut to Vietnam, where on his first mission, Dieter is shot down and captured by Vietcong guerr
93.
Lessons of Darkness (1992) as Screenwriter
An essay on man's abuse and destruction of the Earth, specifically the burning of the Kuwaiti oil fields.
94.
Cobra Verde (1988) as Screenwriter
A fearsome 19th century bandit cuts a swath through Brazil until he's exiled to Africa to reopen the slave trade. In the process, he exploits tribal conflicts to commandeer an abandoned fortress and whip an army of thousands of naked Amazon warriors into a frenzied bloodlust.
95.
Gasherbrum -- Der leuchtende Berg (1985) as Screenwriter
96.
Ballade vom kleinen Soldaten (1984) as Screenwriter
97.
Wo die grunen Ameisen traumen (1984) as Screenwriter
98.
Fitzcarraldo (1982) as Screenwriter
99.
Glaube und Wahrung (1980) as Screenwriter
100.
Huie's Predigt (1980) as Screenwriter
101.
Nosferatu (1979) as Screenwriter
Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Virna, where he lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoule living of men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Jonathan's wife, Dracula moves to Virna, bringing with him death and plague... An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the cross of not being able to get old and die.
102.
Woyzeck (1979) as Screenwriter
103.
Stroszek (1977) as Screenwriter
Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as a street musician. He befriends Eva, a prostitute down on her luck. After they are harried and beaten by the thugs who have been Eva's pimps, they join Bruno's neighbor, Scheitz, an elderly eccentric, when he leaves Germany to live in Wisconsin. In that winter bound, barren prairie, Bruno works as a mechanic, Eva as a waitress. They buy a trailer. Then, bills mount, the bank threatens to repossess the trailer, Eva wants privacy, and inexorably, the promise of a new life deserts Bruno.
104.
Herz aus Glas (1977) as Screenwriter
A small village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the glassworks becomes obssessed with the lost secret.
105.
106.
Mit mir will keiner spielen (1976) as Screenwriter
107.
Mystery of Kaspar Hauser, The (1975) as Screenwriter
One day, out of nowhere, Kasper Hauser appears in a small town. He cannot speak and seems barely human. Fascinated, the town tries to civilize him. But soon they begin to treat him as a fantastic wild animal, passing him around for amusement.
108.
Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (1973) as Screenwriter
A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirres, a ruthless man who cares only about riches, becomes their leader. But will his quest lead them to "the golden city", or to certain destruction?
109.
110.
Fata Morgana (1971) as Screenwriter
111.
Auch Zwerge Haben Klein Angefangen (1970) as Screenwriter
A group of dwarves living in a sort of prison in a remote country are fed up with their condition and begin rebelling against their keepers. Their acts of rebellion grow to alarming proportions. An allegory on the depravity of prisoners as well warders.
112.
Flying Doctors of East Africa, The (1969) as Screenwriter
113.
Signs of Life (1968) as Screenwriter
On Crete, a wounded German paratrooper named Stroszek is sent to the quiet city of Kos with his wife Nora, a Greek nurse, and two other soldiers recovering from minor wounds. Billeted in a decaying fortress, they guard a munitions depot. There's little to do: Becker, a classicist, translates inscriptions on ancient tablets found in the fortress, Meinhart devises traps for cockroaches, Nora helps Stroszek make fireworks using gunpowder from grenades in the depot. Slowly, in the heat and torpor, Stroszek goes mad, drives the others from the fortress, and threatens the city with blowing up the depot. With care, the German command must figure out how to get him down.

Producer (feature film)

114.
Queen of the Desert (2015)
An exploration of the life and loves of Gertrude Bell - explorer, writer and political attaché for the British Empire in the early 20th century who played a key role in the formation of modern-day Iraq.
115.
Act of Killing, The (2012)
Unrepentant former Indonesian death squad leaders are challenged to re-enact some of their many murders.
116.
Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner, The (2012) as Producer
Woodcarver Steiner is a competitive ski-jumper. His desire to be the best puts him in danger of pushing himself beyond the safety limits of the course.
117.
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga (2010)
The indigenous people of the village Bakhtia at the river Yenisei in the Siberian Taiga are the focus of this documentary.
118.
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
Inspired by the true story of a San Diego man who acted out a Sophocles play in his mind and killed his mother with a sword.
119.
Rescue Dawn (2006)
Dieter Dengler dreamed of flying since his childhood in wartime Germany, which is why he volunteered to become a Navy pilot after his family moved to America. The only place he ever wanted to be was in the sky, but now, on his very first top-secret mission over Laos, his plane is shot down to earth.
120.
White Diamond, The (2005) as Producer
Airship engineer Dr. Graham Dorrington embarks on a trip to the giant Kaieteur falls in the heart of Guyana, hoping to fly his helium-filled invention above the tree-tops. But this logistic effort will not be without risk. Twelve years ago, a similar expedition into the unique habitat of the canopy
121.
Incident at Loch Ness (2004) as Producer
A farcical send-up of Herzog's style of filmmaking, composed of a series of shorter films within the film, all dedicated to the legend of the Loch Ness monster.
122.
Invincible (2001) as Producer
Zishe Breitbart is a Jewish blacksmith's son from Poland who becomes a sensation in Weimar Berlin as a mythical strongman. His employer, Hanussen, dreams of establishing an all-powerful Ministry of the Occult in Hitler's government. As Hitler's hold on power grows daily and Berlin erupts in a fermen
123.
Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) as Producer
Dieter Dengler, growing up in bombed out, postwar Germany, dreamed of flying, of being a test pilot. He made his way, penniless, to America, where he joined the military in pursuit of his obsession to fly. Cut to Vietnam, where on his first mission, Dieter is shot down and captured by Vietcong guerr
124.
Lessons of Darkness (1992) as Producer
An essay on man's abuse and destruction of the Earth, specifically the burning of the Kuwaiti oil fields.
125.
Echos Aus Einem Dusteren Reich (1990) as Producer
A semi-documentary profile of Jean-Bedel Bokassa, the self-proclaimed emperor of the Central African Republic who is now in prison.
126.
127.
Ballade vom kleinen Soldaten (1984) as Producer
128.
Fitzcarraldo (1982) as Producer
129.
Huie's Predigt (1980) as Producer
130.
Woyzeck (1979) as Producer
131.
Nosferatu (1979) as Producer
Jonathan Harker is sent away to Count Dracula's castle to sell him a house in Virna, where he lives. But Count Dracula is a vampire, an undead ghoule living of men's blood. Inspired by a photograph of Lucy Harker, Jonathan's wife, Dracula moves to Virna, bringing with him death and plague... An unusually contemplative version of Dracula, in which the vampire bears the cross of not being able to get old and die.
132.
Soufriere, La (1977) as Producer
133.
Herz aus Glas (1977) as Producer
A small village is renowned for its "Ruby Glass" glass blowing works. When the foreman of the works dies suddenly without revealing the secret of the Ruby Glass, the town slides into a deep depression, and the owner of the glassworks becomes obssessed with the lost secret.
134.
Stroszek (1977) as Producer
Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as a street musician. He befriends Eva, a prostitute down on her luck. After they are harried and beaten by the thugs who have been Eva's pimps, they join Bruno's neighbor, Scheitz, an elderly eccentric, when he leaves Germany to live in Wisconsin. In that winter bound, barren prairie, Bruno works as a mechanic, Eva as a waitress. They buy a trailer. Then, bills mount, the bank threatens to repossess the trailer, Eva wants privacy, and inexorably, the promise of a new life deserts Bruno.
135.
Mit mir will keiner spielen (1976) as Producer
137.
Mystery of Kaspar Hauser, The (1975) as Producer
One day, out of nowhere, Kasper Hauser appears in a small town. He cannot speak and seems barely human. Fascinated, the town tries to civilize him. But soon they begin to treat him as a fantastic wild animal, passing him around for amusement.
138.
Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (1973) as Producer
A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirres, a ruthless man who cares only about riches, becomes their leader. But will his quest lead them to "the golden city", or to certain destruction?
140.
Fata Morgana (1971) as Producer
141.
Auch Zwerge Haben Klein Angefangen (1970) as Producer
A group of dwarves living in a sort of prison in a remote country are fed up with their condition and begin rebelling against their keepers. Their acts of rebellion grow to alarming proportions. An allegory on the depravity of prisoners as well warders.
142.
143.
Signs of Life (1968) as Producer
On Crete, a wounded German paratrooper named Stroszek is sent to the quiet city of Kos with his wife Nora, a Greek nurse, and two other soldiers recovering from minor wounds. Billeted in a decaying fortress, they guard a munitions depot. There's little to do: Becker, a classicist, translates inscriptions on ancient tablets found in the fortress, Meinhart devises traps for cockroaches, Nora helps Stroszek make fireworks using gunpowder from grenades in the depot. Slowly, in the heat and torpor, Stroszek goes mad, drives the others from the fortress, and threatens the city with blowing up the depot. With care, the German command must figure out how to get him down.

Music (feature film)

144.
Auch Zwerge Haben Klein Angefangen (1970) as Music Adaptation
A group of dwarves living in a sort of prison in a remote country are fed up with their condition and begin rebelling against their keepers. Their acts of rebellion grow to alarming proportions. An allegory on the depravity of prisoners as well warders.

Sound (feature film)

145.
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
146.
Soufriere, La (1977) as Sound
148.
Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (1973) as Sound
A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirres, a ruthless man who cares only about riches, becomes their leader. But will his quest lead them to "the golden city", or to certain destruction?
150.
Fata Morgana (1971) as Sound

Misc. Crew (feature film)

152.
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
153.
154.
Aguirre, The Wrath Of God (1973)
A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirres, a ruthless man who cares only about riches, becomes their leader. But will his quest lead them to "the golden city", or to certain destruction?
156.

Director (special)

157.
Lessons of Darkness (1992) as Director
A documentary examining the environmental devastation in Kuwait following the Persian Gulf War in 1991.

Producer (special)

158.
Lessons of Darkness (1992) as Producer
A documentary examining the environmental devastation in Kuwait following the Persian Gulf War in 1991.

Director (short)

159.
Herakles (1962) as Director

Writer (short)

160.
Herakles (1962) as Screenwriter

Producer (short)

161.
Herakles (1962) as Producer

Editing (short)

162.
Herakles (1962) as Editor

Sound (short)

163.
Herakles (1962) as Sound

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