Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist

Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on The Exorcist

Directed by Alexandre O. Philippe

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A lyrical and spiritual cinematic essay on The Exorcist, Leap of Faith 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 as told by the man himself. The film marks the sixth feature documentary from Alexandre O. Philippe (78/52, Memory: The Origins of Alien), continuing his thoughtful analysis of iconic genre films. A SHUDDER ORIGINAL.

In a striking documentary, William Friedkin explores the inspirations, production and legacy of THE EXORCIST.

Cast: William Friedkin

Member Reviews

It's interesting how he doesn't cover a lot of what they talk about in Cursed Films.

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1 month ago

he has every right to brag this was amazing🖤

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1 month ago

he has every right to brag this was amazing🖤

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1 month ago

Worth it 👌🏼

DemXCr
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3 months ago

Very cool for fans of the film, but at the end of the day it's essentally 100 minutes of William Friedkin blowing himself.

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5 months ago