Walking The Camino: Six Ways To Santiago Reviews

June 12, 2015
It's not hard to see the appeal of the Camino, in its simplicity and potential -- even if Smith's film can depict only aspects of the experience, and isn't able to explore its after-effects.
November 19, 2014
Six travelers traverse hundreds of miles along Spain's famed Camino de Santiago by foot in Lydia B. Smith's genial documentary, which gradually reveals itself as part travelogue and part spiritual quest.
October 30, 2014
The result is a travelogue with self-help bromides, or an Esalen workshop with blisters.
July 17, 2014
Walking the Camino is easy on the ears as well as the eyes and inspiring to the soul. It may even prompt you to skip the subway and walk home from the theatre - the whole way.
June 26, 2014
Though some of the pilgrims have deeper, more developed personalities than the average reality show contestant, their rough edges are smoothed out by the film's banal benevolence.
June 6, 2014
Smith allows these people to speak their minds, and, as the journey progresses, the talk, not surprisingly, becomes increasingly depth-charged.
June 5, 2014
As travelogue, this is a persuasive introduction. Viewer beware: The impulse to take a hike is strong. Wear sturdy shoes.
June 3, 2014
Driving both the filmmaker and her subjects is wonder and wanderlust. Their enthusiasm for the Camino is contagious ...
May 22, 2014
"Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago" may not be entirely brilliant, but it's at the very least inspiring.
February 6, 2014
A lovely, gently resonant documentary that charts the journey of modern-day pilgrims as they take a 500-mile trek across the north of Spain.