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Jodorowsky, Brontis

Overview
Works: 35 works in 91 publications in 4 languages and 1,411 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Drama  Interviews  Western films  Experimental films  Biography  Science fiction films  Fantasy films 
Roles: Actor, Translator, Performer, Director, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brontis Jodorowsky
El Topo by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

32 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First part of the film follows El Topo, a gunfighter and his seven year old son on their journey across the desert as they come upon a massacre and hunt down the killers. The second part shows the death of El Topo, and the rise of his son to fill his place
La danza de la realidad = the dance of reality by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mystical autobiography of Alejandro Jodorowsky's childhood that blends his personal history with metaphor, mythology, and poetry. It reflects his philosophy that reality is not objective, but rather a "dance" created by our own imaginations
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
Jodorowsky's Dune( Visual )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film about Alejandro Jodorowsky's attempt to make a film adaptation of Frank Herbert's 1965 science fiction novel, Dune, starring Jodorowsky's own 12-year-old son, as well as Orson Welles, Mick Jagger, David Carradine and Salvador Dali with music by Pink Floyd; film includes interviews with Jodorowsky and others
The films of Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fando and his partially paralyzed lover Lis search for the mythical city of Tar; el Topo searches the desert to defeat four master gunmen and to find enlightenment; an alchemist assembles a group of people from all walks of life to prepare them for the trip to Lotus Island where they will ascend the holy mountain to displace the gods who rule the universe
Théâtre sans fin by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Topo by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : Un pistolero énigmatique sillonne des territoires hostiles avec son jeune garçon. Il affronte les bandits en travers de sa route et délaisse son fils après avoir sauvé la belle Mara. En gage d'amour, la corruptrice l'incite à défier les quatre maîtres du désert, qu'il tue en trichant. Ses victoires sont amères... Trahi par sa compagne et abandonné à son tour, il comprend enfin l'impureté de ses actes. Sa conscience éveillée, il va se ranger du côté des opprimés
Opéra Panique : cabaret tragique : [Naples, Galerio Toledo, 9 février 2001] by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anton Tchekhov, 1890 by René Feret( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Été 1980. Pour se faire un peu d'argent et nourrir sa famille, Anton Tchekhov, médecin modeste, écrit des nouvelles pour des journaux qu'il signe Antocha Tchékhonté. Des personnages importants, écrivain et éditeur, viennent lui faire prendre conscience de son talent. Sa situation s'améliore et Anton Tchekov obtient le prix Pouchkine et l'admiration de Tolstoï. Mais lorsque l'un de ses frères meurt de la tuberculose, Anton le vit comme un échec personnel et veut fuir sa notoriété et ses amours. Il se souvient de sa promesse et décide d'aller sur l'Ile de Sakhaline, à 10 000 kilomètres de Moscou, à la rencontre des bagnards (source : jaquette)
La légende du lama blanc by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El Topo( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After coming upon the scene of a horrifying massacre, roaming gunslinger El Topo demands justice. He learns that the atrocity was committed by someone named The Colonel, and after tracking down the villain and his equally vile men, the mystery man murders them all. A young woman is so grateful to be released from the Colonel's bondage that she agrees to ride with El Topo. But she does not love him and will only pledge her devotion if he kills the four greatest guns in the desert. One by one, El Topo finds the fiends and destroys them. But he is eventually double-crossed, finding himself left for dead among an underground collective of deformed freaks. Vowing to change his ways, he commits to building a tunnel between the cave and the local town. Little does he know that the people in the surrounding village purposefully shunned these lost souls and will do anything--including murder--to keep them away
La ville parjure ou Le réveil des Erinyes by Hélène Cixous( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Perjured City, or the Awakening of the furies play is based on the "blood trials" of the late 1980s in France, and also inspired in part by Aeschylus's Eumenides. Furies return to demand justice for the mother of two hemophiliac children infected with HIV
El topo( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in Multiple languages and Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Part Luis Bunuel, part Sergio Leone, this bizarre, ultra-violent Western features a brutal, black-clad gunslinger who, accompanied by his young son, sets off on a murderous mission to challenge four zen masters of gunfighting. When his mission is complete he then goes on a quest for peace and personal redemption, but finds that death is never very far away." [box cover note]
L'univers d'Alejandro Jodorowsky by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"- Hors-la-loi, El Topo défie pour l'amour d'une femme les Quatre Maîtres du Désert. Les ayant vaincus, sa conscience s'élève jusqu'à ce que sa femme le trahisse. El Topo s'engage alors dans la libération d'une communauté de parias... - Un voleur rencontre un maître spirituel qui lui présente sept personnages riches et puissants. Ensemble ils entreprennent un pelerinage vers la Montagne Sacrée afin d'en déloger les dieux qui y demeurent et d'atteindre l'immortalité... - Deux jeunes gens sont à la recherche d'une cité mythique où tous leurs voeux seraient exaucés. Mais sur leur chemin, ils ne rencontrent que corruption et folie
Le Gorille by Roberto Maria Grassi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capturé dans une forêt africaine, un gorille se retrouve au zoo de Hambourg. Pour échapper à l'enfermement, il apprend la parole, devient phénomène de music-hall et acquiert le statut d'humain
El Topo by Alejandro Jodorowsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pelléas et Mélisande by Claude Debussy( )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Nuits à Bagdad( )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opéra panique( )

1 edition published in 2001 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Griffes d'ange by Moebius( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Brontis Jodorowsky acteur, metteur en scène et scénographe

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Brontis Jodorowsky French-Chilean actor and writer

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