El espinazo del diabloThe devil's backbone
- Guillermo Del Toro
- Spain, Mexico
- Guillermo del Toro / Antonio Trashorras / David Muñoz
- Marisa Paredes / Eduardo Noriega / Federico Luppi / Fernando Tielve / Íñigo Garcés / Irene Visedo / Francisco Maestre / José Manuel Lorenzo / Junio Valverde
- El Deseo / Canal+ España / Sogepaq / Anhelo Producciones [MX] / Tequila Gang [MX]
It is 1939, the end of three years of bloody civil war in Spain. A twelve-year-old boy named Carlos is left by his tutor in an orphanage in the middle of nowhere. Carlos never feels completely comfortable in his new environment.