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The Resource El Topo, writer/director, Alejandro Jodorowsky

El Topo, writer/director, Alejandro Jodorowsky

Label
El Topo
Title
El Topo
Statement of responsibility
writer/director, Alejandro Jodorowsky
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
Classic Americana and avant-garde European cinema sensibilities meet Zen Buddhism and the Bible as a master gunfighter and comic mystic must defeat his four sharp-shooting rivals on an increasingly bizarre path to allegorical self-enlightenment and surreal resurrection
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Alejandro Jodorowsky
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated; for warning: contains strong sexual content and graphic violence
Language note
Spanish or English dialogue; Spanish, French, Portuguese or English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.T67 2014
PerformerNote
Alejandro Jodorowsky, Alfonso Arau, Brontis Jodorowsky, Jose Legarreta
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jodorowsky, Alejandro
  • Arau, Alfonso
  • Jodorowsky, Brontis
  • Legarreta, José
  • ABKCO Films (Firm)
Runtime
124
Series statement
The Films of Alejandro Jodorowsky
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gunfights
  • Vigilantes
  • Revenge
  • Massacres
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Masacres
  • Venganza
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Gunfights
  • Massacres
  • Revenge
  • Vigilantes
Technique
live action
Label
El Topo, writer/director, Alejandro Jodorowsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Bonus material: feature commentary by Alejandro Jodorowsky; commentary tracks; on camera interview with Alejandro Jodorowsky; original theatrical trailer; photo gallery; original script excerpts
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1094316
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
038781102699
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1026-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o890237677
  • (OCoLC)890237677
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, (1.33:1) aspect ratio, 5.1 Dolby digital, 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
El Topo, writer/director, Alejandro Jodorowsky
Publication
Note
Bonus material: feature commentary by Alejandro Jodorowsky; commentary tracks; on camera interview with Alejandro Jodorowsky; original theatrical trailer; photo gallery; original script excerpts
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1094316
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
038781102699
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1026-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o890237677
  • (OCoLC)890237677
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, (1.33:1) aspect ratio, 5.1 Dolby digital, 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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