Alejandro Jodorowsky

Alejandro Jodorowsky

Active - 1957 - 2023  |   Birth - Feb 7, 1929  |   Genres - Drama, Documentary, Fantasy, Biography, Action-Adventure | Subgenres - LGBT-Related Film, Acid Western, Biographical Film, Silent Film, Speculative/Fantastic Fiction Film

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Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky is a Chilean-French filmmaker and artist. Since 1948, Jodorowsky has worked as a novelist, screenwriter, a poet, a playwright, an essayist, a film and theater director and producer, an actor, a film editor, a comics writer, a musician and composer, a philosopher, a puppeteer, a mime, a psychologist and psychoanalyst, a draughtsman, a painter, a sculptor, and a 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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