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The Holy Mountain
1973, Mexico/ US, Alexandro Jodorowsky, 115 min, English
With Alexandro Jodorowsky, Horacio Salinas, and Zamira Saunders
In Alexandro Jodorowsky’s grotesque masterpiece, a mystical guide leads viewers through the Solar System on a colorful and surreal quest for immortality.
Clemente on The Holy Mountain: “Jodorowsky is still scratching reality with his biting eye and when I saw this film it really, again, I didn’t know that I was watching a film based on tarot cards, I didn’t know that I was going to paint my own tarot cards forty years later.”