Ariel Escalante Meza

Ariel Escalante Meza is from Costa Rica and its feature film DOMINGO AND THE MIST had its international premiere on May 25, 2022 at the 75th Cannes Film Festival in competition for the Un Certain Regard.

Domingo and the Mist

A film by Ariel Escalante Meza

2022 - Costa Rica/Qatar - Supernatural/Drama

In the tropical mountains of Costa Rica, widower Domingo owns a piece of land which is coveted to build a new highway. When the contractors send in thugs to intimidate the community, the neighbours leave one by one, but Domingo refuses to give in, especially as the land hides a special and mystical secret...