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Unrated | | Biography, Drama, Fantasy | 14 July 2017 (USA)
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Surrealist filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky tells the story of himself as a young man becoming a poet in Chile, befriending other artists, and freeing himself from the limits of his youth.
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Enrique Lihn
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Julia Avendaño ...
Pequeñita
Bastián Bodenhöfer ...
General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo
Carolyn Carlson ...
Maria Lefevre, tarot reader
Ali Ahmad Sa'Id Esber ...
Alejandro / Andrés Racz (as Adonis)
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Kaori Ito
Carlos Leay ...
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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$28,000, 14 July 2017, Limited Release

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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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Endless Poetry - Movie Review
15 August 2017 | by See all my reviews

I thought a few things within the movie were a bit too extreme for me, but none the less I still had an overall great experience with this film. From the start, you immediately get sucked into this world of wonder and excitement, there's this underlying message to it that feels preachy, but for some reason, it never feels forced. I had fun with this movie, it was bright, it was colorful, and it was absurd, but I believe it had a poignant message to it.

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