Werner Herzog's Rogue Film School Books required and/or suggested for Werner Herzog's Rogue Film School.
Fill out the online application, pay a $25 application fee, print out your payment receipt, and please include this with your 5-minute (maximum) DVD which you have directed. There is a limit of one application per seminar.
Your film can be a documentary, fictional film, animation, or anything you’d like to show us which showcases you as a director or your artwork.
1 The Georgics by Virgil
2 The Poetic Edda by Anonymous
3 The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber & Other Stories by Ernest Hemingway
4 The Conquest of New Spain by Bernal Díaz del Castillo
5 Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais
6 The Warren Commission Report: The Official Report of the President's Commission on the Assassination of President John F. Kennedy by United States Government
Required film viewing list: The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948, dir. John Huston), Viva Zapata (1952, dir. Elia Kazan), The Battle of Algiers (1966, dir. Gillo Pontecorvo), the Apu trilogy (1955-1959, dir. Satyajit Ray), and, if available, “Where is the Friend’s Home?” (1987, dir. Abbas Kiarostami).
transcript of a talk by Herzog on the sublime