Errementari: The Blacksmith and the Devil (El herrero y el diablo) Reviews

April 29, 2019
Is visually very attractive. [Full review in Spanish]
October 31, 2018
It's all quite entrancing, in a delightfully bonkers way.
August 23, 2018
Rather than hot pokers and knives, this duo use bells and chickpeas. That's right, this film is so good that it makes chickpeas scary! So much so that you may very well feel some sympathy for the devil.
March 9, 2018
With fantastic set designs and beautifully sombre lighting, The Blacksmith And The Devil transforms nineteenth-century northern Spain into a space all at once mythic and medieval...
March 5, 2018
A meritorious production, surely more skillful than plenty of media, does not know whether or not to take itself seriously. [Full Review in Spanish]
March 5, 2018
With its balance between specificity and universality, Errementari reveals a filmmaker capable of transmitting how passionately he feels for his material. [Full Review in Spanish]
February 28, 2018
... the images end up being bombastic instead of imposing, as if you put a disc thinking that you are going to hear a coven of Black Sabbath and what it sounds to play is the pagan Feast of Wizard of Oz. [Full review in Spanish]
February 28, 2018
Paul Urkijo Alijo addresses the innocence and fascination children have with stories. [Full Review in Spanish]
February 20, 2018
[Paul] Urkijo is never ashamed to be explaining a story, but he doesn't do it in the Disney way. [Full Review in Spanish]