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'Flamenco, Flamenco' another dazzling Carlos Saura tribute to dance
'Flamenco, Flamenco' another dazzling Carlos Saura tribute to dance

Pure passion cascades from the frames of "Flamenco, Flamenco," acclaimed Spanish filmmaker Carlos Saura's latest tribute to his country's unapologetically theatrical musical form. The elegant film, which actually premiered overseas four years ago, is composed of 21 self-contained short performance pieces, incorporating both the traditional and more youth-oriented fusion flamenco styles. Those familiar with the 82-year-old director's other similarly themed musical departures, including 1995's "Flamenco" and 1998's Oscar-nominated "Tango," know to expect something that transcends the generic concert-film approach. Masterfully...

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