Monday, August 13, 2012

Like Water for Chocolate at Glen Helen Building

Antioch College's foreign language movie screening

Como Agua Para Chocolate (Like Water for Chocolate)
7:30 p.m., Glen Helen Building, 405 Corry Street, Yellow Springs

Like Water for Chocolate is a 1992 film in the style of magical realism based on the popular novel, published in 1989 by first-time Mexican novelist Laura Esquivel. It earned all 11 Ariel awards of the Mexican Academy of Motion Pictures, including the Ariel Award for Best Picture, and became the highest grossing Spanish-language film ever released in the United States at the time.