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1968 | B/N | 93 min

The first feature-length film by Alejandro Jodorowsky is a strange tale of lost innocence, sadomasochistic love and unattainable paradise. Based on a play by the same name by Fernando Arrabal, it tells the story of a young couple (Fando, impotent, and Lis, paraplegic) in search of the mythical city of Tar, where they find spiritual ecstasy.


Country: México
Direction: Jodorowsky; Alejandro
Script: Jodorowsky; Alejandro, Arrabal; Fernando
Production: Rosemberg; Samuel, Rosemberg; Moshe, Viskin; Roberto, López Moctezuma; Juan
Photography: Corkidi; Rafael, Reynoso; Antonio
Music: Ávila; Pepe, Morely; Héctor, Lozua; Mario
Cast:Kleiner; Sergio, Mariscal; Diana, Teresa Rivas; María, Garina; Tamara, José Arreola; Juan, Rebetez; René, Villegas; Amparo, Álvarez Acosta; Miguel, R. de Mariscal; Graciela, Fuensanta; Fuensanta, Moore; Elizabeth, Moore; Vicente, Ancira; Carlos, Jodorowsky; Valerie, Toledano; Alfonso
Participation year at FICM: 2013

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