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Link retrieved on June 14, His friend Carlos Mayolo tried unsuccessfully to bring to cinema his screenplay “Angelita and Miguel Angel” in He is the first enemy of Macondo. Recibiendo al nuevo alumno Aandres is a very difficult and labyrinthine world and those over there do not give support, fearing competition. The importance of the letters is that they show artavesado turbulence of his soul. It was also the year of ” Ojo al cine ” Attention to the Cinemaa magazine specialized in cinema, made by himself and that became the most important publication on that subject in Colombia.

Caicedo had atravesadi that to live past the age of 25 was madness [9] and he was loyal to what he said then on March 4, This page was last edited on 2 Decemberat From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Andrés Caicedo

The works include in stories, playwrights for stage and cinema, and essays. He had imbalances, life-induced anxiety. Universidad del Valle, link retrieved on June 14, Inhe wrote his first play, ” Las curiosas conciencias ” Curious Minds and his first story, ” Infection “. Link retraived on June 14, In other projects Wikimedia Commons. He abandoned the university in to join the Cali Theatre Company Xndres Experimental de Cali as an actor, and there he met the famous Colombian director Enrique Buenaventura.


Andres Caicedo – El Atravesado (1a Edicion).pdf

He returned to the USA, but this time to participate in the International Exposition of Cinema and a year later the publishing house ” Pirata de Calidad ” published cakcedo story ” El Atravesado ” with the economical support of his own mother and getting national recognition.

However, the dream of the Colombian writer was unsuccessful and Corman never had the works on his hands.

From Berchmans he was expelled to go to Colegio San Luis inajdres expelled and finally he could finish his high school in Colegio Camacho Perea in Caicedo’s work has as its context the urban world and its social conflicts, especially those of young people. He knew enough English and had the dream atravesadi meet the legendary Roger Corman in order to sell to him four of his play scripts that his sister had translated into English.

This name uses Spanish naming customs: Editorial de la Facultad de Humanidades. Ojo al cine He was not comfortable with life. Despite his premature death, his works are considered to be caicero of the most original produced in Colombia.

The Cinema Club attracted many students, intellectuals and critics who used to watch the movies and meet afterwards to discuss and analyze the films with Caicedo.

However, his academic and discipline was rather the same, a reason to be transferred again to Cali, this time to Colegio Berchmans, an institution that would andrex his works.

Most of Caicedo’s works were published after his death, thanks to the commitment of some of his friends. And he had to write in order to survive. Contrary to the school of magic realismthe work of Caicedo is grounded completely in social reality. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


He wrote also some essays: Caicedo considered that his best work was “Maternity”, a story written in He was less the rocker that Colombians want and more of an intellectual. He also began work on “Memories of a Cinema Lover”, a diary he intended to make into a novel.

Some of his personal letters to his mother, sisters and friends, were also published. He took 60 pills of secobarbital.

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As with his passion for literature, Caicedo liked cinema and stage. He killed himself because he saw too much. Some sources say atravsado he used to say that to live more than 25 years was a shame and it is seen as the main reason of his suicide on March 4, when he was that age.