Carlos Saura

El amor brujo

El amor brujo

The Flamenco Trilogy's most straightforward narrative is also its most forthrightly theatrical, a modern take on composer Manuel de Falla's gypsy ballet, dressed up in pink sunsets and hellishly red fires. Set in a dusty Andalusian village, El amor brujo (Love the Magician) is a seductive melodrama of a man (Antonio Gades) whose beloved is haunted by the ghost of another.

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Eclipse Series 6: Carlos Saura’s Flamenco Trilogy

Carlos Saura’s Flamenco Trilogy

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El amor brujo
Cast
Antonio Gades
Carmelo
Cristina Hoyos
Candela
Laura del Sol
Lucía
Juan Antonio Jiménez
José
Emma Penella
Hechicera
La Polaca
Pastora
Gómez de Jerez
El Lobo/Cantaore
Enrique Ortega
Padre de José
Diego Pantoja
Padre de Candela
Candy Román
Chulo
Manolo Sevilla
Cantaore
Giovanna
Rocio
Manuel Rodríguez
Guitarristas
Antonio Solera
Juan Manuel Roldán
Credits
Director
Carlos Saura
Producer
Emiliano Piedra
Screenplay
Carlos Saura
Choreography
Antonio Gades
Choreography
Carlos Saura
Music
Manuel de Falla
Editing
Pedro del Rey

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Eclipse Series 6:
Carlos Saura’s Flamenco Trilogy

One of Spain’s most acclaimed and prolific directors, Carlos Saura emerged as an artist in the late 1950s under Franco’s dictatorship and immediately made his mark as an incisive, if necessarily allusive, social and political commentator. In such…

By Michael Koresky


Oct 16, 2007