Het vervolg van een cultfilm… in stripvorm! Begin jaren 70, op een filmfestival, projecteren John Lennon en Yoko Ono om klokslag middernacht de film El Topo van Alejandro Jodorowsky. Ze leggen zo de grondslag voor de stroming van de Midnight Movies en veroorzaken een ware cultus onder cinefielen over de hele wereld. Ook vandaag nog heeft de film niets van zijn luister en van zijn status als mythis
Title
Abel
Author of screenplay
Alexandro Jodorowsky
Illustrator
Ladrönn
Language
Dutch
Original language
French
Original title
Abel
Publisher
Antwerpen: Glénat, 2019
72 p. : ill.
ISBN
9789462941069 (hardback)

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About Alexandro Jodorowsky

Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky (Spanish: [xoðoˈɾofski]; born 17 February 1929) 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 lay psychologist, a draughtsman, a painter, a sculptor, and a spiritual guru. Best known for his avant-garde films El Topo (1970) and The Holy Mountain (1973), 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".

Overview

Born to Jewish-Ukrainian parents in Chile, Jodorowsky experienced an unhappy and alienated childh…Read more on Wikipedia