My Life and Times with Antonin Artaud (En compagnie d'Antonin Artaud)
My Life and Times with Antonin Artaud (En compagnie d'Antonin Artaud) (1994)

This French film offers a powerful fictionalized account of renowned French poet, actor, and intellectual Antonin Artaud who in life walked a fine, often blurred line between genius and insanity. It is told from the viewpoint of… More

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Release Date: January 31, 2006
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Emanuel Levy
Variety

Sami Frey gives an astonishingly intense perfromance in his portrait of the genius and madness of the famed French poet-intellectual.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A stimulating grainy black-and-white shot fictionalized biopic on the last two years of one of the great 20th century literary figures, Antonin Artaud.

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Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

Though exceedingly long (over 4 hours), this is an intelligent and insightful chronicle of the eccentric French poet and philosopher who died in 1948

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Lewis Whittington
culturevulture.net

A rare film that actually has something interesting to say about the creative process

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