Los Reyes Reviews

December 6, 2018
Low on incidents but high on atmosphere and unassuming charm.
November 19, 2018
A charmingly roundabout documentary born of curiosity, patience, and no small amount of inventiveness on the part of its authors...
July 13, 2019
For me, Los Reyes is a subtle, mesmerising portrait of the relationship Futbol and Chola have with one another, and how their residency at Los Reyes has shaped their lives.
April 24, 2019
There is something simultaneously sad and joyous to the movie's spotlight on their companionship. And it's precisely this complexity of feeling that makes Los Reyes one of the most rewarding dog movies I've seen to this day.
April 17, 2019
"Los Reyes" resists the urge to anthropomorphize them, and yet we feel like we come around to seeing the world through their tired eyes.
April 12, 2019
The ostensible simplicity of the conceit masks an underlying profundity that slowly rises to the surface until, by the end, we are fully engaged by this urban space.
March 21, 2019
Like the best films about the everyday, Los Reyes makes us reassess our ideas of what is and isn't interesting in the world.
March 2, 2019
The slice of life documentary makes for a fantastic exploration. While it suffers from pacing issues at times, "Los Reyes" stands out as an incredible work of art.
February 15, 2019
The documentary is more substantial (and dialectical) than a Facebook dog-spotting video. But it dabbles in the same paradoxes of humanity's peculiar relationship with animals that most animal media share.
November 20, 2018
The lives of two stray dogs are brimming with interest and unexpected emotion in Los Reyes.