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Who is Alejandro Jodorowsky?
Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Chilean filmmaker, playwright, actor, author, musician, comics writer and spiritual guru. Best known for his avant-garde films, he has been "venerated by cult cinema enthusiasts" for his work which "is filled with violently surreal images and a hybrid blend of mysticism and religious provocation".
- also known as Alexandro Jodorowsky, Alexandre Jodorowsky, Alexandro, Jodo
- born on (86 years ago) in Tocopilla, child of Jaime Jodorowsky Groismann and Sara Felicidad
- nationality: France, Chile
- profession: Film director, actor, screenwriter, writer, playwright, cartoonist, author, musician, film producer, costume designer
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- albums: "El Topo", "The Holy Mountain"
- written works: "Las Ansias Carnivoras De Nada", "La Via Del Tarot", "Cabaret Mistico/ Mistic Cabaret", "Trampa Sagrada, La", "Albina y Los Hombres-Perro", "La sabiduria de los cuentos/ The Wisdom of the Stories", "Los Evangelios Para Sanar", "Incal, The", "Teatro sin fin", "L'échelle des anges, un art de penser", "El Tesoro De La Sombra/ The Treasure of the Shadow", "Las ansías carnívoras de la nada", "Donde Mejor Canta Un Pajaro", "La Escalera de Los Angeles", "The Spiritual Journey of Alejandro Jodorowsky", "Yo, el tarot/ Me, the Tarot", "El Paso Del Ganso", "Lagrimas De Oro / Gold Tears", "El Nino del Jueves Negro", "Psychomagic"
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- official website: www.abkco.com/index.php/artists/artist/43/Alejandro-Jodorowsky
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The Finger and the Moon (2016)
Zen Teachings and Koans by Alejandro Jodorowsky
NPR BOOKS “Alejandro Jodorowsky is a demiurge and an interpreter of our stories, always exploring further the understanding of both the beauty and complexity revealed by humankind.” DIANA WIDMAIER PICASSO, ART HISTORIAN ...
by Eric Michael Mazur
Alejandro Jodorowsky, Horácio Salinas, Zamira Saunders, Juan Ferrara, Adrianna Page, Burt Kleiner. [Mysticism] Homicide, 1991. Dir. David Mamet. Joe Mantegna, William H. Macy, Vincent Guastaferro, J.J. Johnston, Jack Wallace. [ Mamet ...
by Robert W. Pohle Jr., Douglas C. Hart, Rita Pohle Baldwin
Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky Screenplay: Berta Domínguez D. Producers: Vincent Winter, Waldemar Dziki; Music: Jean Musy; Director of Photography: Ronnie Taylor; Editing: Mauro Bonanni; Art Direction: Fred Hole, ...
by Keith Aspley
The Japanese filmmaker Shinya Tsukamoto is likewise often presented as “ Surrealist”; there is a “school” of Belgian Surrealist cinéastes including Jan Bucquoy and Marcel Mariën; and the Chilean Alejandro Jodorowsky set out to revive ...
Addendum to 6th Edition: 2012-2014 by Lutz Schmadel
Alejandro Jodorowsky (1929- ) is a ChileanFrench film-maker, playwright, actor, author, musician and comics writer. Inspired by ...
by M. Keith Booker
Chilean writer Alejandro Jodorowsky ( 1929–) ...
Supernatural and Science Fiction Elements in Novels, Pulps, Comics, Films, Television and Games, 2d ed. by Paul Green
Premiere: December 18, 1970; Main Cast: Alejandro Jodorowsky as El Topo, Brontis Jodorowsky as Young Son of El Topo, Mara Lorenzio as Mara, Paula Romo as Woman in Black; Executive Producer: ...
by Laurence Raw
Subsequently a French consortium purchased the rights and announced that Chilean director Alejandro Jodorowsky would direct. Many of the talents who would later work on ALIEN were engaged, including H. R. GIGER, Chris Foss, and DAN ...
The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1999)
by John Clute, John Grant
Alejandro Jodorowsky (1927- ), Cuentos panicos ("Panic Stories"] (coll 1963), El loro de siete lenguas ["The Parrot with ...
Music in American Life: An Encyclopedia of the Songs, Styles, Stars, and Stories that Shaped our Culture [4 volumes] (2013)
An Encyclopedia of the Songs, Styles, Stars, and Stories That Shaped Our Culture by Jacqueline Edmondson Ph.D.
—widely cited as the first film on the midnight movie circuit, Alejandro Jodorowsky wrote the music as well as scripting, directing, designing and appearing in the film. As David Church (2007) writes, Jodorowsky's films ...
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