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Werner Herzog

Starring Klaus Kinski, Eva Mattes, Wolfgang Reichmann, Willy Semmelrogge, Josef Bierbichler and Paul Burian, "Woyzeck" is a Drama film directed by Werner Herzog, released on August 24 of 1979 in the USA.

Who is the director of "Woyzeck":

Woyzeck was directed by Werner Herzog, a German director, writer, actor, and producer.

Before making Woyzeck, Werner Herzog had directed Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht, released in 1979, Stroszek (1977), Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle (1974), Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (1972), Fata Morgana (1971), and Auch Zwerge haben klein angefangen (1970). Since, he directed Fitzcarraldo, released in 1982, Cobra Verde (1987), Invincible (2001), Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010), Into the Abyss (2011), and Queen of the Desert (2015).

When was "Woyzeck" released:

Woyzeck was first released on Friday, August 24, 1979, in the United States.. This was forty (40) years ago.

It has been released on May, 1979 in France and on Friday, May 25, 1979 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "Woyzeck":

At the casting of Woyzeck we find Klaus Kinski, previously seen in Nosferatu: Phantom der Nacht (1979) and Mort d'un pourri (1977); Eva Mattes (David (1979), In einem Jahr mit 13 Monden (1978)); Wolfgang Reichmann (La Religieuse (1966), Le Procès (1962)) [ more... ]

  • Irm Hermann and Eva Mattes also appeared in Die Bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant, released in 1972.
  • Irm Hermann and Eva Mattes can be seen in Fontane - Effi Briest oder: Viele, die eine Ahnung haben von ihren Möglichkeiten und Bedürfnissen und dennoch das herrschende System in ihrem Kopf akzeptieren durch ihre Taten und es somit festigen und durchaus bestätigen, released in 1974.

What is the Storyline of "Woyzeck":

Franz Woyzeck, a lowly soldier stationed in a provincial German town, is the father of an illegitimate child by his mistress Marie. Woyzeck earns extra money for his family by performing menial jobs for the Captain and agreeing to take part in medical experiments conducted by the Doctor. As one of these experiments, the Doctor tells Woyzeck he must eat nothing but peas. It is obvious that Woyzeck's mental health is breaking down and he begins to experience a series of apocalyptic visions. Meanwhile, Marie [...]

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