This chilling fairytale is set against the backdrop of the fascist regime in 1944 Spain. Ofelia is a lonely and dreamy child who finds a magical world inside a stone labyrinth, where she encounters the legendary faun Pan, who tells her she must complete three dangerous tasks to return to her underground home. Ofelia uses this fantasy world to deal with the real world filled with post-war Fascist repression. In Spanish with English subtitles
We will be analyzing the meaning of this film in the context of imagination, dreams, memories, and character motivations with Professor Ola Nwabara!
This event is LIB 100 approved!
We will meet in Au Sable Hall 2130 at 7:30PM.