Babette.docx - Badillo Allan 1O Father Anselm Sem 2 Reaction Paper Movie Babette\u2019s Feast Babette fled Paris when her husband and child became

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Badillo, Allan / 1O May 11, 2019 Father Anselm / Sem 2 Reaction Paper Movie: Babette’s Feast Babette fled Paris when her husband and child became casualties of the civil war. In Jutland, she was sheltered by the sisters, Martina and Philippa, after offering to work for free. Martina and Philippa maintain a religious sect founded by their father whose members are now “testy and quarrelsome”. For years, Babette worked as a servant and had grown accustomed to the place. Until one day, Babette got news that she has won 10,000 francs in the lottery. Babette requested and insisted that she be allowed to prepare the dinner commemorating the 100 th birthday of the sisters’ father, hence the title of the film. During the preparation of the meal, the sisters were horrified at the sight of live turtle, and other slaughtered animals. So much so that they informed the villagers that Babette is preparing a “witches’ Sabbath”. Despite this, they all agree that no one will say anything about the food and drinks. Twelve people attended the dinner, including Martina’s former suitor. As the
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