Werner Herzog

Active - 1962 - 2020  |   Born - Sep 5, 1942 in Munich, Germany  |   Genres - Drama, Culture & Society, History, Avant-garde / Experimental, Film, TV & Radio

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Academy Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2008 Encounters at the End of the World Best Documentary (Feature) Nominated

BAFTA Film Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1983 Fitzcarraldo Best Foreign Language Film Nominated

Bayerischer Filmpreis

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2017 Honorary Prize Won

Berlin Film Festival

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1979 Nosferatu, the Vampyre Silver Bear for an Outstanding Artistic Contribution Won
1968 Signs of Life Silver Bear - Special Jury Prize Won

Cannes Film Festival

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1982 Fitzcarraldo Best Director Won
1975 The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser Special Jury Grand Prix Won

C├ęsar Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1976 Aguirre, the Wrath of God Best Foreign Film Nominated

Deutscher Filmpreis

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2013 Special Award for Outstanding Contributions to German Cinema Won

Directors Guild of America Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2005 Grizzly Man Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Documentary Won

Emmy Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
1999 Little Dieter Needs to Fly: Escape from Laos Outstanding Non-Fiction Special Nominated

European Film Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2019 European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award Won

Independent Spirit Awards

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2009 Encounters at the End of the World Best Documentary Nominated
2006 Grizzly Man Best Documentary Nominated

International Documentary Association

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2008 Career Achievement Award Won

Sundance Film Festival

Year Title Category Won/Nominated
2005 Grizzly Man Alfred P. Sloan Prize Won