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Werner Herzog honored with Lifetime Achievement Award

Director Werner Herzog is honored with an important prize, Rialto brings seven well-known and less well-known films from the rich oeuvre of the German director: Summer with Herzog.

The European Film Academy announced the following on 13 May:

"On the occasion of the 32nd European Film Awards (EFAs) and in recognition of a unique contribution to the world of film, the European Film Academy is pleased to present the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD this year to Werner Herzog for his special oeuvre."

Curious about that 'special oeuvre? As it happens, from 3 June to 12 July, Rialto brings the program Summer with Herzog - with seven special films by the German master cineast. Click here for more details.