Join Bob Coscarelli, professor emeritus College of Lake County, as he explores Magical Realism in film. The series starts this Sunday, January 22 at 2 p.m. in the Auditorium, with Like Water for Chocolate.
Like Water for Chocolate (1992) is based on the best-selling novel by Laura Esquivel. This romantic fable from Mexico centers on a young couple whose love is forbidden by an ancient family tradition. To be near Tita, Pedro marries her sister. And Tita becomes the family cook, expressing her passion through delectable dishes. Directed by Alfonso Arau. (In Spanish with English subtitles).
Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center.
Sponsored by Companions of America - Deerfield
For more information, please call the Film & Music Services Department at 847-681-7033.
Coming up in this series:
February 19 March 19 April 23