Contains 4 worksheets: one for GCSE classes, one for AS or A Level pupils and two film review sheets at different levels. Teachers’ Notes included.
About the film
El Orfanato (2007)
Directed by Juan Antonio Bayona
Running time 141 minutes approx
This is a ghost story which moves between past and present and between our world and the next. As an adult, Laura and her family return to the orphanage where she lived as a child. Her son Simón’s vivid imagination sets off a chain of events which start as a game, but soon turn sinister and hint at a terrible past which is waiting to be uncovered. As events unfold, the family’s very existence comes under threat. With Belén Rueda (Laura), Fernando Cayo (Carlos) and Roger Princep (Simón).
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