El espinazo del diablo


[The Devil’s Backbone] Spagna, 2001, colore, 35 mm, 106′
di Guillermo Del Toro
Sceneggiatura Guillermo del Toro, David Munoz, Antonio Trashorras – Interpreti Marisa Paredes, Eduardo Noriega, Federico Luppi, Fernando Tielve, Inigo Garces

During the Spanish civil war, a twelve year old boy arrives at an isolated orphanage in Santa Lucia. Right away, the ghost of an old student who died in tragic circumstances reveals himself, wanting to get even with the person that killed him. The other children are terrified, but the old professor, director at the institute, refuses to believe in these supernatural apparitions.