• Endless Poetry (2017)

Endless Poetry

Release Date: July 14th, 2017

DVD Release Date: December 8th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 8 min

Plot Summary

Alejandro Jodorowsky, an 87- year-old auteur director, recounts his young adulthood in a bohemian Santiago de Chile and his breakthrough as a poet.

Cast: Adan Jodorowsky, Brontis Jodorowsky, Leandro Taub, Pamela Flores, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Jeremias Herskovits, Julia Avendaño

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky

Genres: Biography

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Allan HunterScreen International

    If the film exasperates and exhausts, which it does, there is also the knowledge that before too long there will also be moments of surreal comedy, freewheeling invention and genuine tenderness. show more

  • 87
    Andrew CrumpPaste Magazine

    It’s a rapturous, gorgeous movie about the sad joy of living, the product of a filmmaker who has spent his life wrestling with the human desire to shed banality and elude our mortality, but for all its intellectual ambitions and philosophical gravity, Endless Poetry never reads as stuffy or self-serious. show more

  • 80
    Boyd van HoeijThe Hollywood Reporter

    Jodorowsky keeps circling back to the question of who he is and how poetry is inextricably linked with how he experiences the world. show more

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