Loading Events

« All Events

Events List Navigation

August 2017

THE HOLY MOUNTAIN

August 19 @ 3:30 pm
The Frida Cinema, 305 E. 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
+ Google Map

  Need a religious experience? How about an acid trip? Why not both? The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, Alejandro Jodorowsy's seminal hallucinogenic work The Holy Mountain takes every religion, throws them in a mixer, and makes a hell of a cocktail.  Focused on a thief/Christ-like drifter, the narrative hopscotches around to different drug-induced reenactments of history, including the conquest of Mexico fought between iguanas and frogs—and that’s just the beginning. From there he meets an alchemist (played by Jodorowsky…

Find out more »

THE HOLY MOUNTAIN

August 19 @ 7:00 pm
The Frida Cinema, 305 E. 4th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92701 United States
+ Google Map

  Need a religious experience? How about an acid trip? Why not both? The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, Alejandro Jodorowsy's seminal hallucinogenic work The Holy Mountain takes every religion, throws them in a mixer, and makes a hell of a cocktail.  Focused on a thief/Christ-like drifter, the narrative hopscotches around to different drug-induced reenactments of history, including the conquest of Mexico fought between iguanas and frogs—and that’s just the beginning. From there he meets an alchemist (played by Jodorowsky…

Find out more »