Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Films of Werner Herzog: Heart of Glass


March 21, 2012

Please join us on Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m. for Werner Herzog's "Heart of Glass" (1974, 94 min). The screening will take place in the first floor Corner Room of the Mid-Manhattan Library and will be followed by a brief discussion.  A full schedule of the Films of Werner Herzog series is available online at:

"...a dreamlike atmosphere of vision, of hallucination, of prophecy, of going through life as if sleepwalking through it, of materialism and of collective madness...If you're in the mood for a one-of-a-kind film that is haunting but obscure, that demands intellectual analysis, then this Herzog film should give the thinking viewer much to chew on..."
—Dennis Schwartz, Ozus’ World Movie Review

Please contact Thomas Knowlton at if you have any questions.