Werner Herzog writes a funny letter to his cleaning lady

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By Aparna Jayakumar in New Trends on Wednesday 2 May 2012

Check this out: the mad genius, Werner Herzog, writes a bitingly cruel yet deeply philosophical and outrageously funny letter to his cleaning lady. [Read the full letter here]

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We, The Masses: a beautiful animation of Robyn O’Neil’s art

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By Deanne Cheuk in Video on Tuesday 22 November 2011

We, The Masses is an otherworldly animated adaptation of Robyn O’Neil’s incredible artwork. The film was developed at Werner Herzog’s Rogue Film School.

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The Cave of Forgotten Dreams

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By Inch-time in New Film on Friday 1 July 2011

One of my favourite film-makers working today delivers the goods in his new documentary, The Cave Of Forgotten Dreams. Werner Herzog explores some of the oldest cave paintings ever found. And it’s in 3D and all told in a way only Herzog knows how: albino crocodiles and all.

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Werner Herzog reads Children’s Book Classics

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By Gerry Mak in New Events on Thursday 6 May 2010

Selectism just posted a bunch of videos of noted film-maker Werner Herzog reading children’s classics. It’s not actually Herzog, but the person doing these does a fairly good impression, and I imagine it wouldn’t be difficult to convince the real Bavarian director to do it for real.

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