Excerpt from Gérard Mordillat’s My Life and Times with Antonin Artaud, 1993

Set in Paris in the 1940s, this film chronicles the relationship between young poet Jacques Prevel and actor, artist, and playwright Antonin Artaud over the course of ten months. The film is based on Jacques Prevel's book of the same name.

Branden W. Joseph considers Artaud’s legacy in the 50th Anniversary Edition of Artforum here.