LEAP OF FAITH: WILLIAM FRIEDKIN ON THE EXORCIST

de Alexandre O. Philippe

Synopsis

A lyrical and spiritual cinematic essay on The Exorcist, the last film of Alexandre O. Philippe explores the uncharted depths of William Friedkin’s mind’s eye, the nuances of his filmmaking process, and the mysteries of faith and fate that have shaped his life and filmography.

Director

Alexandre O. Philippe

Creative director at Exhibit A Pictures and a regular in Sitges, he is specialized in scrutinizing popular culture with documentaries like The People vs. George Lucas (10) and The Life and Times of Paul the Psychic Octopus (12).

Technical information

USA. 2019

105 MIN

DIRECTORAlexandre O. Philippe

WRITERAlexandre O. Philippe

PHOTOGRAPHYRobert Muratore

WITHWilliam Friedkin

Edition: 2019
Section: Panorama – Special Sessions
Original language: English and others

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