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The Programs


  • Switzerland / 2005 / 35min / Colour
  • Original Title : Werner@Work
  • Director : Beat Presser


Werner @ work takes us to Ghana with an energetic Klaus Kinski, hundreds of Amazon warriors, enormous difficulties, Queen, Kings, visiting guest Bruce Chatwin, magicians falling into trance and other spectacular moments and scenes on the Werner Herzog filmset like the one of Cobra Verde in Africa and South America in 1987.Another key scence of him shows us Werner Herzog hypnotizing actress and piano player Anna Gourari. She falls into a deep sleep and after sometime Herzog tries to bring Anna back to real life he seem to fail. Will Herzog succeed  on waking up her again?

How much time left before the festival starts?

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