Visit the world of fairy-tale fantasy with the Spanish film ‘Pan's Labyrinth’
Life is a fairy tale but to see it, you must open your eyes. A child’s innocence generally makes them see what adults fail to. Similar is the story of ‘Pan's Labyrinth’ in which a little girl who loves her fairytale stories and books escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world. Starring Cannes Best actress award winner Ivana Baquero, the winner European film award for Best Actor Sergi López and Maribel Verdú in pivotal roles, the film will premiere on &PrivéHD on 29th April. The film will premiere as a part of channels’ flagship foreign language movie block ‘Privé World Box Office’ which brings new foreign language movie premiers every Friday that run for the entire week till next Thursday at 9PM.
Pan's Labyrinth won multiple accolades including BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English Language, Academy Award for Best Production Design, Academy Award for Best Cinematography, New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Cinematographer amongst many others. The film is based in 1944 Falangist Spain in which a girl, fascinated with fairy tales, is forced to live with her new stepfather who a ruthless captain of the Spanish army. During the night, she meets a fairy who takes her to a deserted land in the center of a labyrinth. The girl is informed of her being as a princess but she must prove her royalty by surviving three gruesome tasks. If she fails, she will never prove herself to be the true princess and will never see her real father, the king, again. Does she succeed? Watch this week on ‘Privé World Box Office’.
Watch the fantasy-war drama ‘Pan's Labyrinth’ premiering this Friday, 28th April at 9PM with repeats running all week till next Thursday only on &PrivéHD