Pan’s labyrinth has a strong theme that resonates throughout the film it is the idea of obedience versus disobedience whether you should blindly follow rules or question them and rebel against it. In an article published in screen edition written by kim edwards titled “alice’s little sister: exploring pan’s labyrinth” edwards declares ofelia’s “world seems to value energy and action and extols rebellion, disobedience and freedom of choice” (edwards 2. The theme of disobedience radiates throughout many of the scenes in pan’s labyrinth del toro shows us that although disobedience can have its pitfalls, it is better than blind obedience overall, the statement guillermo del toro makes through this fantastic visual journey is to think for ourselves the opening scene the closing scene in his movie, disobedience is everywhere from the lighting of the movie, the fairy tale concept, and the characters.
Embracing the darkness, sorrow, and brutality of i lost track of how many times i have seen pan’s labyrinth all comments must meet the community standards outlined in torcom's.
Conservatives and reactionaries of various stripes have been quick to dismiss and condemn mexican director guillermo del toro’s film pan’s labyrinth (el laberinto del fauno) yet perhaps what is pissing them off most about the film has been left unsaid: its critique of unquestioning obedience. Obedience is a recurrent theme in el laberinto del fauno, discuss at least two examples and what they represent in el laberinto del fauno, guillermo del toro uses the theme of obedience to illustrate and condemn two repressive components of fascism: patriarchy and the coercion of free will.