I don’t want to make movies for people who want to relax for two hours, eat popcorn, and then go into the streets. Why I did I want to make art?
Alejandro Jodorowsky is a Chilean-French avant-garde, psychomagic filmmaker. 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.”
I’m not Hitchcock. I won’t scare you here, have a cat jump out there. Everyone who sees my pictures will have a different reaction; one will scream, one will laugh. No one will have a right to define you and how you react.
Jodorowsky’s first film in twenty years, The Dance of Reality, premiered at year’s SXSW Film Festival –