Bajo tu amparo/ Under your shelter

Under your shelter tells the story of an eighty-year-old man called Edmundo, and the cares that he provides to his wife, Adela, who suffers from terminal cancer. The short film portrays a day in the life of Edmundo and how he deals with the inevitable.

Cast & Crew
Script & Direction: Cristóbal Serrá J.
Production: Gema Arrieta
Cinematography: Neto Valverde
Art Direction: Ignacio Hernández, Lores de Sousa
Sound Design: Sergio Gutiérrez
Music: The Great Wilderness
Cast: Carlos Luis Zamora, Ethel Herrera, Laura Montero, Paulo Soto, Carlos Bonilla, Danilo Solano
Technical Information
Original title: Under your Shelter (Bajo tu amparo)
Country: Costa Rica
Duration: 13 minutes
Category: Fiction short film
Language: Spanish
Shooting format: HD
Exhibition format: HD/Color
Production year: 2012

Official selection:
World premiere: Festival Internacional de Valdivia, Chile, 2012 - Competencia Latinoamericana de Cortometraje.
Festival Icaro, Guatemala, 2012 - Competencia Cortometraje Ficción Centroamericano.
Festival Internacional de Cortometraje Shnit Costa Rica 2012 - Competencia Made in Costa Rica.
Festival Internacional de Cine de Rengo, Chile, 2013 - Competencia Internacional de Cortometraje
Festival Internacional de Cine de Tarapacá, Chile, 2013 - Competencia Internacional de Cortometraje.

Team Credits

Gema Arrieta Domingo

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Gema Arrieta Domingo
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