2006

Ofelia creates a world filled with fantastical creatures and destinies in which she finds the remains of a labyrinth where she meets a faun who reveals a big secret: she’s actually a princess. As the last of their lineage, they have been waiting for her for a long time.

El laberinto del fauno

1944, rural Spain. Ofelia is a lonely and dreamy 13-year-old living in a small town with her mother and the adoptive father she does not like; a military officer tasked with riding the area of rebels. In her loneliness, Ofelia creates a world filled with fantastical creatures and secret destinies. One night, Ofelia finds the remains of a labyrinth where she meets a faun who reveals a big secret: she’s actually a princess. As the last of their lineage, they have been waiting for her for a long time. With post-war repression at its height, Ofelia must come to terms with her world through a fable of her own creation.

Release Date:

2006