El Amor Brujo: Carlos Saura’s Part 3 of his Dance Trilogy

Carlos Saura wrote and directed El amor brujo (Love, the Magician, or Wedded by Witchcraft) or Carlos Saura Dance Trilogy, Part 3: El Amor Brujo.

El amor brujo
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Spanish film poster

It was directed and choreographed in the flamenco style by Maria Pagès.

The film is the third part of the Saura’s flamenco trilogy he made in the 1980s, after Bodas de sangre in 1981 and Carmen in 1983.

The film is based on El amor brujo composed by Manuel de Falla.

The film was screened out of competition at the 1986 Cannes Film Festival.