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39 Ratings

The Guatemalan Handshake

Directed by Todd Rohal
United States, 2006
Comedy, Drama


A demolition derby driver (Will Oldham) has vanished into the darkness following a massive power outage, setting into motion a bizarre series of events that will profoundly effect everyone from his pregnant girlfriend to a troupe of roving boy scouts and a ten year old girl named Turkeylegs.

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The Guatemalan Handshake Directed by Todd Rohal

Awards & Festivals

Slamdance Film Festival

2006 | Winner: Best Film (Jury Special Award)

Torino Film Festival

2006 | 3 wins including: Holden Award for Best Script

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