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Surrealissimo: The Scandalous Success of Salvador Dali (2002)

In 1934, Salvador Dali was put on trial by his fellow Surrealists for offences against the movement. This surreal comedy-drama examines the trial and the events that led up to it.
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In 1934, Salvador Dali was put on trial by his fellow Surrealists for offences against the movement. This surreal comedy-drama examines the trial and the events that led up to it.

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Katrin Cartlidge's last full-length film. See more »

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Aragon: [Looking at Dali's "The Enigma of William Tell"] If I believed in God, I would call that blasphemous.
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