Item Details

Print View

Encounters at the End of the World [videorecording]

a film by Werner Herzog ; directed, written and narrated by Werner Herzog ; produced by Henry Kaiser ; produced by Creative Differences Productions, Inc. for The Discovery Channel
Video; DVD
Filmmaker Werner Herzog examines life in Antarctica, focusing especially on the stories of the "professional dreamers" who reside there.
Werner Herzog
Release Date
Run Time
101 min.
In English, with optional Spanish subtitles, English SDH subtitles
MPAA rating: G
  • Title from container.
  • Videodisc release of a 2007 motion picture.
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 TVs"--Container.
  • Special features (disc 1): optional audio commentary by Herzog, Kaiser & Zeitlinger; "Under the ice" short film (36 min.); "Over the ice" featurette (10 min.), Dive locker interview: "Werner Herzog talks with Rob Robbins & Henry Kaiser" (18 min.); "Slide guitar & exorcism @ the South Pole" / by Henry Kaiser (c2001, 12 min.); "Seals and men" featurette (4 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.).
  • Special features (disc 2): "Jonathan Demme interviews Werner Herzog" (67 min.).
Related Title
Under the ice.
Over the ice.
Werner Herzog talks with Rob Robbins & Henry Kaiser.
Slide guitar & exorcism @ the South Pole.
Seals and men.
Jonathan Demme interviews Werner Herzog.
Director of photography, Peter Zeitlinger ; edited by Joe Bini ; music composed by Henry Kaiser & David Lindley.
Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2008]
Publisher no.
ENC5068DVD Image Entertainment
Terms of Use
"Authorized for private home use only"--Container.
Related Resources
Connect to reviews of this title online.
Official website
2 videodiscs (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, NTSC, 1.78:1 theatrical aspect ratio; Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0 surround.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View


Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Clemons Stacks N/A Available
Clemons Stacks N/A Available