Wednesday Night at the Cinematheque
LatinAuteur — Cinema from
Spain to Latin America
Pan's Labyrinth ~ El laberinto del fauno
(dir. Guillermo del Toro, 2006), 118 mins.
In Falangist Spain, 1944, the young stepdaughter of a sadistic military officer escapes into a fantasy world, where she must prove her royal blood by carrying out three horrific tasks in order to be reunited with her father, the King.
Winner of three Academy Awards.
Winner BAFTA for Best foreign Language film.