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Poesía sin fin (2016)

Unrated | | Biography, Drama, Fantasy | 14 July 2017 (USA)
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Through Alejandro Jodorowsky's autobiographical lens, Endless Poetry narrates the years of the Chilean artist's youth during which he liberated himself from all of his former limitations, ... See full summary »
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Leandro Taub ...
Enrique Lihn
Pamela Flores ...
Sara / Stella Díaz Varín
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Jeremias Herskovits ...
Julia Avendaño ...
Pequeñita
Bastián Bodenhöfer ...
Carolyn Carlson ...
Maria Lefevre, tarot reader
Ali Ahmad Sa'Id Esber ...
Alejandro / Andrés Racz (as Adonis)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Kaori Ito
Carlos Leay ...
Ángel de la muerte
Hugo Marín
Felipe Pizarro Sáenz De Urtury ...
Hugo Marín Joven
Felipe Ríos ...
Nicanor Parra
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Through Alejandro Jodorowsky's autobiographical lens, Endless Poetry narrates the years of the Chilean artist's youth during which he liberated himself from all of his former limitations, from his family, and was introduced into the foremost bohemian artistic circle of 1940s Chile where he met Enrique Lihn, Stella Díaz Varín, Nicanor Parra... at the time promising young but unknown artists who would later become the titans of twentieth-century Hispanic literature. He grew inspired by the beauty of existence alongside these beings, exploring life together, authentically and freely. A tribute to Chile's artistic heritage, Endless Poetry is also an ode to the quest for beauty and inner truth, as a universal force capable of changing one's life forever, written by a man who has dedicated his life and career to creating spiritual and artistic awareness across the globe. Written by Le Soleil Films

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This is the second of the five memoirs Alejandro Jodorowsky plans to shoot, the first one being La danza de la realidad (2013). See more »

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Alejandro leaves his parents and moves in with the two girls in the 1940's. You can see a Terracotta Army sculpture in the corner of his room, but the Terracotta Army was only discovered on 29 March 1974. See more »

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Alejandro: I have sold my devil to the soul!
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The most beautiful film in Cannes and Locarno
18 August 2016 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

There is no doubt that Poesía Sin Fin represents the highest and most astounding manifestation of Jodorowsky's cinematic work.

The Film is a pure, honest and unpretentious expression of the director's youth. It is a journey which takes us by the hand and invites us to see the world differently, through the eyes of the poet ; for whom the possibility of a Life filled with drive, desire, wonder and ultimately, freedom, liberated him from the person he was not.

A must-see masterpiece rich with many many layers of interpretation ; from the most naive youth-driven imaginary to the deepest most mature form of reflection and expression.

Cinema that heals, cinema that explores, cinema that inspires, truly and deeply.


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