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Werner Herzog at the Poynter Center

Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog

German filmmaker Werner Herzog met with faculty at the Poynter Center on Sept. 13. Herzog has directed more than 50 films since 1962. His creative output has also included acting, writing in various genres and directing opera. Herzog's seminar at the Poynter Center focused on philosophical and conceptual aspects of his films.

While at IU, Herzog delivered two Patten lectures: "The Search for Ecstatic Truth" and "The Transformative Role of Music in Film."