Eclipse Series 6: Carlos Saura’s Flamenco Trilogy (1981-1986)
2xDVD9+DVD5 | ISO+MDS | NTSC 4:3/16:9 | Complete Scans | 275 mins | 17 Gb
Audio: Spanish AC3 1.0 or 2.0 @ 192 Kbps | Subtitles: English
One of Spanish cinema’s great auteurs, Carlos Saura brought international audiences closer to the art of his country’s dance than any other filmmaker, before or since. In his Flamenco Trilogy - Blood Wedding, Carmen, and El amor brujo - Saura merged his passion for music with his exploration of national identity. All starring and choreographed by legendary dancer Antonio Gades, the films feature thrilling physicality and electrifying cinematography and editing - colorful paeans to bodies in motion as well as to cinema itself.