SPECTRE – Day of the Dead on Set (Video Blog #4)

Spectre is the new 007 movie and they recorded a sequence at Mexico City. I’m glad they went for the Day of the Dead scenario because I think Mexico is the only country that celebrates death like this.

Mexico has a lot of history and holidays but the Day of the Dead is quite interesting! Even for me, a girl who is scared of peals of thunder!

The Day of the Dead is a big colorful party to welcome back the dearest ones who went ahead of us. You offer them their favorite food, drinks and light a candle for them so they know the way home.

On town squares, there’s a big altar as a tribute for famous people and most of the people go dressed like bodies or catrinas (Catrina is a female representation for death). And there’s a lot of sales of chocolates and candies with skull shape.

I’m glad Spectre captured this iconic mexican holiday. Can’t wait to see it on the screen!

Archivado en: Comida, México, Reseña, Turismo

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Yogini. Ganadora del Small Product Lab, 2da edición. Autora de The Mini-Guide for Writing a Super Complete Post in 20 Minutes. 5x Campeona Nacional de Impulsión de Bala (El Salvador). 4x Campeona Nacional de Lanzamiento de Disco (El Salvador). Administradora de empresas junior. Estudiante de Ingeniería Civil de primer año.