The Films Of Alejandro Jodorowsky
Mexico's master fantasist/filmmaker is feted with this four-disc boxed set. "La Cravate" (1957), Jodorowsky's debut work, is a short silent adaptation of a Thomas Mann story about a Parisian urchin who makes her living selling human heads. Marthe Mercure and Jean-Marie Proslier star. AKA: "Les Tetes Interverties," "The Severed Heads." Next, a young man and his paraplegic lover undertake a grueling and mind-blowing quest to find the mystical city of Tar in the director's first feature, "Fando Y Lis" (1968), starring Sergio Klainer and Diana Mariscal. Also included in the set are "El Topo" and "The Holy Mountain," plus two soundtrack CDs. 6 hrs. total. Standard/Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1, English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English, Spanish; Portuguese, French; documentary; audio commentary; interview; theatrical trailers. In Spanish with English subtitles/Dubbed in English.
- Alejandro Jodorowsky
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Alexandro Jodorowsky, Sergio Klainer, Diana Mariscal, Horacio Salinas, Ramona Saunders, Maria Teresa Rivas, Tamara Garina, Juan Jose Arreola, Rene Rebetez, Amparo Villegas, Marthe Mercure, Jean-Marie Proslier