LATIN AMERICAN FILM SERIES
AMIGOS DEL CINE LATINOAMERICANO
Thrusday, Oct. 22
El ORFANATO (Horror)
Guillermo del Toro, Mexico – 2007
Haunting secrets of the past resurface when a child mysteriously disappears in the supernatural thriller The Orphanage, a spinetingler with a jaw-dropping twist that will take your very last breath away! Produced by Academy Award® nominated filmmaker Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth).
Visionary Guillermo del Toro and acclaimed director J. A. Bayona present The Orphanage, a “positively terrifying” (John Anderson, Newsday) new vision of the classic ghost story. Returning to her childhood home – a mysterious, seaside orphanage – Laura and her family unknowingly unleash a long-forgotten, evil spirit. Now, thrust into a chilling nightmare that involves the disappearance of her young son, Laura must confront the memories of her past before the ghosts of the orphanage destroy her… and everyone she has ever loved.
FREE! and open to the public
at Frick Fine Arts Auditorium - 7:30pm
Spanish with English subtitles