Get us in your inbox

Honour of the Knights

  • Film

Time Out says

Nothing much happens in the first 20 minutes of Albert Serra’s minimalist riff on Don Quixote. Not only that, it doesn’t happen with lead actor Lluís Carbó sat in tall grass with his back to the camera while Sancho Lluís (Serrat) squats, scarcely visible, beneath a tree in the middle distance. This pretty much sets the film’s hushed tone, and though there is a certain sereneness to be enjoyed by the pair’s voiceless repartee, there’s also the overriding sense that each shot, each idea, each nuance is crammed so full of reference points and homage, that the film looses any sense of its self.
You may also like
You may also like

The best things in life are free.

Get our free newsletter – it’s great.

Loading animation
Déjà vu! We already have this email. Try another?

🙌 Awesome, you're subscribed!

Thanks for subscribing! Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!