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Werner Herzog eats his shoe

German film producer Werner Herzog is shown as he prepares to eat his shoe because of a lost bet. He explains that he performed the stunt to encourage novice producers to practice their art.

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  • ""Yes, German film director Werner Herzog really does eat his shoe to fulfill a vow to fellow filmmaker Errol Morris--boldly exemplifying his belief that people must have the guts to attempt what they dream of inspiring."--Case."
  • "Documents German maverick filmmaker Werner Herzog fulfilling a promise he made to young American filmmaker, Erroll Morris, that he would eat his shoe if Morris made the film he had been talking about, "Gates of Heaven". The stunt evolves as an encouragement to would-be filmmakers to make the films they want."
  • "Werner Herzog makes a wager with Errol Morris that if he finishes the film, Gates of Heaven, that Herzog will eat his shoe. This film documents Herzog cooking and eating his shoe at the screening of Morris' film in Berkeley. Herzog also discusses his views on society and the importance of films."
  • "German film producer Werner Herzog is shown as he prepares to eat his shoe because of a lost bet. He explains that he performed the stunt to encourage novice producers to practice their art."@en
  • "German filmmaker Werner Herzog is shown as he prepares to eat his shoe, due to a lost bet. He explains that his stunt is not so much for publicity as it is to encourage other filmmakers. He also offers information about filmmaking, showing his devotion to the craft."
  • "German filmmaker Werner Herzog is shown as he prepares to eat his shoe, due to a lost bet. He explains that his stunt is not so much for publicity as it is to encourage other filmmakers. He also offers information about filmmaking, showing his devotion to the craft."@en

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  • "Short"
  • "Documentary"
  • "Short films"
  • "Documentary films"

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