Devil's elbow

Devil's elbow

Original title: El codo del diablo
Production: Ceibita Films; La Pecera
Country: Costa Rica
Director: Antonio Jara Vargas; Ernesto Jara Vargas
Script: Antonio Jara Vargas; Ernesto Jara Vargas
Cast: Federico Picado; Darío Salas; Gustavo Vargas
Year: 2014
Duration: 79
Genre: Historic documentary
Color: Color
Original language: Spanish
Languages available: Spanish
Subtitles: English


Puerto Limon, Costa Rica, 1948. Four days before Christmas, Setico a 12-year-old boy must take a train in search of his father. A trip that will reveal the forgotten memories of this banana enclave and the murder of six political prisoners in a place known as Devil's Elbow.


Winner of the Audience Award, at the Costa Rica International Film Festival 2014: Best Film

Winner of an Award, at the Icaro-Festival de Cine y Video en Centroamerica 2014: Best Central American Documentary Feature

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