- Name: Alejandro Jodorowsky
- Born: 02/17/1929 (91 years old)
- Occupation: Film director, producer, screenwriter, actor, author, comics writer, and musician
Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky (Spanish:[xoðoˈɾofski]; born 17 February 1929) is a Chilean-French filmmaker and artist. Since 1948, Jodorowsky has worked as a novelist, screenwriter, a poet, a playwright, an essayist, a film and theater director and producer, an actor, a film editor, a comics writer, a musician and composer, a philosopher, a puppeteer, a mime, a psychologist and psychoanalyst, a draughtsman, a painter, a sculptor, and a spiritual guru.
Best known for his avant-garde films El Topo (1970) and The Holy Mountain (1973), 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”.
Birth Name: Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky
Alias: Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky
Birth Place: Tocopilla, Chile
Alejandro Jodorowsky quotes :
Human society has dense borders - economic, religious and cultural - inculcated from an early age. We hate change.Alejandro Jodorowsky