Leap of Faith: William Friedkin on the Exorcist

  • Director Alexandre Philippe
  • Cast

    William Friedkin

  • Country USA
  • Language English
  • Running time 104 minutes
  • Year 2019

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.  

Not just a standard documentary, this is a remarkable new appreciation of horror’s most iconic films, and a rare, personal look at the man who made it.