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An extensive Blu-ray box set compiling 18 films from the legendary German director.

An extensive Blu-ray box set compiling 18 films from the legendary German director.

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The Werner Herzog Collection – an extensive 8-disc Blu-ray box set compiling 18 films from the legendary German director. Features digitally remastered presentations of classics such as Aguirre, Wrath of God (1972); The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974); Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and Fitzcarraldo (1982) plus many of Herzog’s hugely acclaimed short films. Extras include Jack Bond’s long-unseen South Bank Show episode on Herzog from 1982 and Les Blank’s Burden of Dreams.

 

Contents: 

The Unprecedented Defence of the Fortress Deutschkreuz 1967 | 1.33:1 | black and white
Last Words 1968 | 1.33:1 | black and white
Precautions Against Fanatics 1969 | 1.33:1 | black and white
Handicapped Future 1970 | 1.33:1 | colour
Fata Morgana 1971 | 1.33:1 | colour
Land Of Silence and Darkness 1971 | 1.33:1 | colour
Aguirre, Wrath of God 1972 | 1.33:1 | colour
The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser 1974 | 1.33:1 | colour
The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner 1975 | 1.33:1 | colour
Heart of Glass 1976 | 1.66:1 | colour
How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck 1976 | 1.33:1 | colour
Stroszek 1977 | 1.66:1 | colour
Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979 | 1.85 : 1 | colour
Woyzeck 1979 | 1.66:1 | colour
Huie's Sermon 1980 | 1.33:1 | colour
God's Angry Man 1980 | 1.33:1 | colour
Fitzcarraldo 1982 | 1.85:1 | colour
Cobra Verde 1987 | 1.85:1 | colour


Special features: 

• All films remastered to High Definition
• Alternative German and English versions of selected titles
• Full-length audio commentaries with Werner Herzog on selected titles
• Optional 5,1 German and English audio on selected titles
• Nosferatu on-set documentary (1979, 13 mins)
Werner Herzog Eats His shoe (Les Blank, 1980, 21 mins)
Burden of Dreams (Les Blank, 1982, 95 mins)
• Guardian Lecture with Werner Herzog (1988, 83 mins, audio only)
The South Bank Show: Werner Herzog (Jack Bond, 1982, 56 mins)
• Original trailer on selected titles
• Stills Galleries on selected titles
• Illustrated booklet with extensive essay by Laurie Johnson; full film credits

The Werner Herzog Collection – an extensive 8-disc Blu-ray box set compiling 18 films from the legendary German director. Features digitally remastered presentations of classics such as Aguirre, Wrath of God (1972); The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser (1974); Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and Fitzcarraldo (1982) plus many of Herzog’s hugely acclaimed short films. Extras include Jack Bond’s long-unseen South Bank Show episode on Herzog from 1982 and Les Blank’s Burden of Dreams.

 

Contents: 

The Unprecedented Defence of the Fortress Deutschkreuz 1967 | 1.33:1 | black and white
Last Words 1968 | 1.33:1 | black and white
Precautions Against Fanatics 1969 | 1.33:1 | black and white
Handicapped Future 1970 | 1.33:1 | colour
Fata Morgana 1971 | 1.33:1 | colour
Land Of Silence and Darkness 1971 | 1.33:1 | colour
Aguirre, Wrath of God 1972 | 1.33:1 | colour
The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser 1974 | 1.33:1 | colour
The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner 1975 | 1.33:1 | colour
Heart of Glass 1976 | 1.66:1 | colour
How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck 1976 | 1.33:1 | colour
Stroszek 1977 | 1.66:1 | colour
Nosferatu the Vampyre 1979 | 1.85 : 1 | colour
Woyzeck 1979 | 1.66:1 | colour
Huie's Sermon 1980 | 1.33:1 | colour
God's Angry Man 1980 | 1.33:1 | colour
Fitzcarraldo 1982 | 1.85:1 | colour
Cobra Verde 1987 | 1.85:1 | colour


Special features: 

• All films remastered to High Definition
• Alternative German and English versions of selected titles
• Full-length audio commentaries with Werner Herzog on selected titles
• Optional 5,1 German and English audio on selected titles
• Nosferatu on-set documentary (1979, 13 mins)
Werner Herzog Eats His shoe (Les Blank, 1980, 21 mins)
Burden of Dreams (Les Blank, 1982, 95 mins)
• Guardian Lecture with Werner Herzog (1988, 83 mins, audio only)
The South Bank Show: Werner Herzog (Jack Bond, 1982, 56 mins)
• Original trailer on selected titles
• Stills Galleries on selected titles
• Illustrated booklet with extensive essay by Laurie Johnson; full film credits

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5035673011928
Catalogue Number BFIB1192
Year 1967-1987 (Blu-ray: 25th August 2014)
Publisher(s) BFI
Format Blu-Ray
Countries Germany, France, Peru, Ghana
Aspect ratio Original: 1.33:1, 1.66:1 and 1.85:1
Colour B&W / Colour
Sound PCM 1.0 mono audio (48k/24-bit) and 5.1 DTS-HD master audio (640kbps)
Subtitles English, optional
Language(s) German / English
Running time 1391 mins
Blu-ray region B
Certificate 15

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