Guillermo del Toro - Humanity & Monsters

The films of Guillermo del Toro are difficult to put into categories. Inspired by reality, fantasy, history, the present and the future, they are stories full of contrast. In this video essay, Jack explores some of the recurring images, themes and motifs that exists across del Toro’s filmography, illustrating that his stories are all connected by one central idea—the contrast between the humane and the monstrous.


Guillermo del Toro: Style & technique


Guillermo del Toro