Episode notes

In this captivating episode, we embarked on a fascinating exploration of the "Day of the Dead" holiday, uncovering its origins and customs. We delved into the rich cultural significance, with insights into Hispanic traditions that make this holiday a unique and vibrant celebration.

Our discussion extended to the animated film "CoCo" and its connection to the "Day of the Dead." We drew comparisons between the movie's portrayal of the holiday and the real customs, offering a comprehensive view of how "CoCo" both honors and adds creative layers to this cherished tradition.

Following our exploration of the "Day of the Dead" and "CoCo," we transitioned to a review of the film, highlighting its most memorable and impactful moments. This analysis allowed us to appreciate the film's artistry and storytelling.

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