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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".


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Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Religion and Film (2011)

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 ...

Google previewThe Christopher Lee Film Encyclopedia (2017)

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, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Surrealism (2010)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Minor Planet Names (2015)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels (2010)

by M. Keith Booker

Chilean writer Alejandro Jodorowsky ( 1929–) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Weird Westerns (2016)

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: ...

Google previewThe Ridley Scott Encyclopedia (2009)

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 ...

Google previewThe 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 ...

Google previewMusic 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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