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Jodorowsky, Alejandro

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El Topo by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )
79 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First part of the film follows El Topo, a gunfighter and his seven year old son on their journey across the desert as they come upon a massacre and hunt down the killers. The second part shows the death of El Topo, and the rise of his son to fill his place
Santa sangre by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )
49 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is the story of a young circus performer, the crime of passion that shatters his soul, and the macabre journey back to the world of his armless mother, deaf-mute lover, and murder. It is an odyssey of ecstasy and anguish, belief and blasphemy, beauty and madness
Jodorowsky's Dune ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
Donde mejor canta un pajaro by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
43 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman picaresque. Roman de société
Fando y Lis by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )
21 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Fando and his paraplegic sweetheart Lis [search] for the enchanted city of Tar, where spiritual ecstasy resides. The astonishing road trip takes them through urban rubble, scalding deserts, treacherous mountains, their own pasts, and close encounters of the weirdest kind"--Container
El Topo; a book of the film by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
12 editions published between 1971 and 2001 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alexandro Jodorowsky's The holy mountain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plot follows a Christ-like character--the Thief--found lying in a dusty street, covered with flies and his own urine until being rescued/resurrected by a partial-limbed dwarf and a gang of naked boys. He then wanders through the city observing the madness of modern life, including a massacre of protesters by riot soldiers photographed by rich tourists and a tribute to the Spanish conquest of Mexico re-enacted by costumed lizards on a scale model of Aztec pyramids. The Thief joins a group of emblematic figures based on the Tarot assembled by the Alchemist to attack the mountaintop fortress of society's rulers, the Immortals. An almost purely visual bit of pop-philosophical fluff, it has been interpreted as a satire on the pretentious artistic community, the dehumanized industrial work force, the lazy bourgeois, the rigid police state, and organized religion--overlaid with the stealthy paternalism common in the '70s counterculture
La danza de la realidad ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A mystical autobiography of Alejandro Jodorowsky's childhood that blends his personal history with metaphor, mythology, and poetry. It reflects his philosophy that reality is not objective, but rather a "dance" created by our own imaginations
El niño del jueves negro by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
20 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Spanish and French and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analyse : Roman familial
La cravate ( Visual )
12 editions published in 2007 in 6 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A short mime adaptation of a Thomas Mann story about a Parisian urchin who makes her living selling human heads
The Incal by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
39 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Albina y los hombres - perro by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
25 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Midnight movies from the margin to the mainstream by Stuart Samuels( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between 1970 and 1977, six low budget films shown at midnight transformed the way we make and watch movies: The allegorical freak-out "El topo," the graphic horror of "Night of the living dead," the outrageous filth fest "Pink flamingos," outlaw reggae's "The harder they come," the phenomenal "Rocky horror picture show," and the darkly disturbing "Eraserhead." Discover the stories behind the movies that defied mainstream America to change the world of cinema forever, featuring startling clips, rare archival footage and revealing interviews with the films' directors, distributors, exhibitors and supporters
The films of Alejandro Jodorowsky ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alejandro Jodorowsky is one of cinema's most controversial and influential filmmakers. After 35 years in the wilderness, the maverick visionary is back to shock and bedazzle audiences all over again
The Metabarons : ultimate collection by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
32 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Les aventures dynastiques de superguerriers qui composent un tableau où se côtoient science-fiction, tragédie grecque et éléments du code de conduite des samouraïs, dans une société futuriste en décomposition.--[Memento]
The incal : the epic conspiracy by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Incal: The Epic Conspiracy begins one of comics' greatest masterpieces illustrated by Moebius and written by Alexandro Jodorowsky, Together they present the classic adventure of sci-fi detective John DiFool, a low class detective in a corrupt world. He finds his life turned upside down when he discovers an ancient artifact called "The Incal." DiFool's adventures bring him into conflict with the galaxy's greatest warrior, the Metabaron, and pit him against the awesome powers of the Technopope. These encounters and many more make up a tale of comical and cosmic survival, but also the survival of the entire universe
El tesoro de la sombra : cuentos y fábulas by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Spanish and French and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las ansias carnivoras de la nada by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
17 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
We are Friends With You by FriendsWithYou (Collective)( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
FriendsWithYou is a contemporary fine art collective that has been spreading their unifying message of Magic, Luck, and Friendship worldwide since their founding in 2002. Expanding their mission of connectivity and reawakening via their interactive artworks, the artists Samuel Borkson and Arturo Sandoval III call on the viewer to reinvent and reinterpret the lost meaning of spirituality. Using ideas like animism, healing arts, the modern ritual and celebrated symbols, FriendsWithYou addresses the human need to relate to one another. Together, the artists have constructed their own brand of post pop visual language a la Murakami, Arturo Herrera and Yayoi Kusama and have instilled in their work the powerful ability to trigger thoughts of happiness, curiosity, and meaningful interaction. This book is a brightly coloured and comprehensive monograph that explores the journey of Sam & Tury, from their early handcrafted art objects to their recent works experimenting with animation, paintings, sculpture, public playgrounds, and published works. Originating at the crossroads of art, design, and popular culture, FriendsWithYou's output is quite unique. By presenting a superflat standpoint on their creations and allowing all types of influences, film directors, writers, anime artists, as well as contemporary artists, they are revolutionizing the art world and widening the straightforward definitions of these disciplines
Madwoman of the Sacred Heart by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )
19 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a world of narco-terrorism, fifty-second soundbites, and multi-national corporations, how would we deal with a new Savior? Would we, like the Romans, even be aware of the birth of a new Messiah? Could we tell the difference between John the Baptist and just another sect of nuts?
 
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Jodorovsky, Alejandro.
Jodorovsky, Alexandro.
Jodorowski, Alexandro 1929-
Jodorowsky.
Jodorowsky 1929-....
Jodorowsky, Alejandro.
Jodorowsky Alejandro 1929-....
Jodorowsky, Alejandro 1930-
Jodorowsky, Alessandr
Jodorowsky, Alessandro 1930-
Jodorowsky , Alexandre
Jodorowsky Alexandre 1929-....
Jodorowsky , Alexandro
Jodorowsky, Alexandro 1929-
Jodorowsky-Prullansky, Alejandro.
Jodorowsky-Prullansky, Alejandro 1929-
Khodorovskiĭ, Alekhandro
Khodorovskiĭ, Alekhandro 1929-
Prullansky, Alejandro Jodorowsky 1929-
ホドロフスキー, アレハンドロ
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Spanish (296)
English (134)
French (92)
Italian (22)
German (6)
Multiple languages (4)
Danish (3)
Japanese (2)
Russian (2)
Dutch (2)
Slovenian (1)
Polish (1)
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