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August 2017

EL TOPO

August 4 @ 11:00 pm
The Frida Cinema, 305 E. 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
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The genre of the Psychedelic Western launched in the late ’60s, but its true form manifested itself in Alejandro Jodorowsky’s dreamlike, bizarre, and unforgettable epic El Topo. A story about a mysterious gunfighter clad in black, this film pairs the mysticism of Eastern religions with extreme violence, enough to make Sam Peckinpah’s The Wild Bunch seem like a cartoon. Originally released in 1970, El Topo quickly caught the imagination of movie audiences, becoming a landmark in independent film-making. The early screenings at…

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EL TOPO

August 5 @ 3:30 pm
The Frida Cinema, 305 E. 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
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The genre of the Psychedelic Western launched in the late ’60s, but its true form manifested itself in Alejandro Jodorowsky’s dreamlike, bizarre, and unforgettable epic El Topo. A story about a mysterious gunfighter clad in black, this film pairs the mysticism of Eastern religions with extreme violence, enough to make Sam Peckinpah’s The Wild Bunch seem like a cartoon. Originally released in 1970, El Topo quickly caught the imagination of movie audiences, becoming a landmark in independent film-making. The early screenings at…

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EL TOPO

August 5 @ 7:00 pm
The Frida Cinema, 305 E. 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
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The genre of the Psychedelic Western launched in the late ’60s, but its true form manifested itself in Alejandro Jodorowsky’s dreamlike, bizarre, and unforgettable epic El Topo. A story about a mysterious gunfighter clad in black, this film pairs the mysticism of Eastern religions with extreme violence, enough to make Sam Peckinpah’s The Wild Bunch seem like a cartoon. Originally released in 1970, El Topo quickly caught the imagination of movie audiences, becoming a landmark in independent film-making. The early screenings at…

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