Interview with Director Werner Herzog 'I Am Clinically Sane'

Werner Herzog is head of the jury at this year's Berlin International Film Festival. He spoke with SPIEGEL ONLINE about why he agreed to judge the competition, his sanity in an insane industry and why his books will outlast his films.
Werner Herzog addresses reporters on the opening day of the 60th Berlin International Film Festival.

Werner Herzog addresses reporters on the opening day of the 60th Berlin International Film Festival.

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David Gordon Smith spoke to Werner Herzog as part of a group interview.