Werner Herzog's Filmography Ranked

Pretty easily my favorite director.

The Killers Mini-Documentary he made for American Express would probably be in his Top 20.

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  • Lessons of Darkness

    1

  • La Soufrière

    2

  • Little Dieter Needs to Fly

    3

  • My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done

    4

  • The Dark Glow of the Mountain

    5

  • My Best Fiend

    6

  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God

    7

  • Nosferatu the Vampyre

    8

  • On Death Row

    9

  • The White Diamond

    10

  • Fireball: Visitors From Darker Worlds

    11

  • Into the Abyss

    12

  • Grizzly Man

    13

  • Fitzcarraldo

    14

  • Encounters at the End of the World

    15

  • Woyzeck

    16

  • Into the Inferno

    17

  • Cave of Forgotten Dreams

    18

  • Happy People: A Year in the Taiga

    19

  • Rescue Dawn

    20

  • Last Words

    21

  • The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call - New Orleans

    22

  • Invincible

    23

  • Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World

    24

  • Stroszek

    25

  • The Great Ecstasy of Woodcarver Steiner

    26

  • Heart of Glass

    27

  • The Transformation of the World Into Music

    28

  • God's Angry Man

    29

  • Giovanna d'Arco

    30

  • Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet

    31

  • Wodaabe: Herdsmen of the Sun

    32

  • Wings of Hope

    33

  • La Bohème

    34

  • Even Dwarfs Started Small

    35

  • Portrait: Werner Herzog

    36

  • Wheel of Time

    37

  • The Enigma of Kaspar Hauser

    38

  • Nomad: In the Footsteps of Bruce Chatwin

    39

  • Cobra Verde

    40

  • Christ and Demons in New Spain

    41

  • From One Second to the Next

    42

  • Where the Green Ants Dream

    43

  • Scream of Stone

    44

  • Signs of Life

    45

  • Fata Morgana

    46

  • Echoes from a Sombre Empire

    47

  • The Killers: Unstaged

    48

  • The Making of Nosferatu

    49

  • How Much Wood Would a Woodchuck Chuck

    50

  • The Wild Blue Yonder

    51

  • Bells From the Deep

    52

  • Meeting Gorbachev

    53

  • Ballad of the Little Soldier

    54

  • Handicapped Future

    55

  • Gesualdo: Death for Five Voices

    56

  • Pilgrimage

    57

  • Herakles

    58

  • Jag Mandir

    59

  • Salt and Fire

    60

  • The Flying Doctors of East Africa

    61

  • The Unprecedented Defence of the Fortress Deutschkreuz

    62

  • Les Gaulois

    63

  • Family Romance, LLC

    64

  • Precautions Against Fanatics

    65

  • No One Will Play with Me

    66

  • Queen of the Desert

    67

  • Ode to the Dawn of Man

    68

  • Huie's Sermon

    69

  • Land of Silence and Darkness

    70