FILMS / GENERAL / LESSONS OF DARKNESS  
   
  Original Title LEKTIONEN IN FINSTERNIS
 
  Original Screenplay Werner Herzog
 
  Year of production 1992
 
  Duration 52 min.
 
  Length 580 m  
  Format Super 16 mm
 
  Original language version German
 
  Additional language versions (links to dialogue/subtitle-lists)English
 
  Colour - b/w colour
 
  Location Kuwait
 
  Music R. Wagner: Das Rheingold (Vorspiel)
Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt
(Death of Ase op. 23)
R. Wagner: Parsifal (Vorspiel)
Sergej Prokofieff: Sonate für 2 Violinen
op. 56
Arvo Pärt: Stabat Mater R.
Wagner: Götterdämmerung (Siegfried's Trauermusik)
Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem (Recordare)
Franz Schubert: Notturno op. 148
Gustav Mahler: Symphonie Nr. 2, c-moll (Urlicht)
 
  Production Company Werner Herzog Filmproduktion
 
  Co-Producers Paul Berriff, Premiere Hamburg
 
  Laboratory Arri, Munich
 
  Sound Studio Arri, Munich
 
  Budget 570.000 DM
 
  World-opening place and date 27.02.1992, TV channel Premiere
 
  Awards Adolf Grimme Preis