Romeo and Juliet amid the Day of the Dead in a vibrant and imaginative tale
Romeo and Juliet, the classic Shakespearean love story is given a Mexican twist in this kaleidoscopic animated feature set amid the spirited Latino holiday, the Day of the Dead.
Director Jorge R. Gutierrez has worked as a writer and animator. The Book of Life marks his feature-length directorial debut. The animated romance is produced by Guillermo del Toro (Pacific Rim, Pan's Labyrinth).