Middle-aged Armando lures young men to his home with money. He only wants to watch from a strict distance. Armando’s first encounter with street thug Elder is violent, but this doesn’t discourage the lonely man’s fascination with the tough handsome teenager. Financial interest keeps Elder visiting him regularly and an unexpected intimacy emerges. But Armando’s haunted past looms large, and Elder commits the ultimate act of affection on Armando’s behalf.
Hatzín, a teenager from Mexico City, sets out for northern Mexico to collect his father’s remains, which have been found in a mass grave. A chance encounter with a man who bears a physical resemblance to his father fills him with doubt and hope about the man’s true whereabouts.
Pedro, who sets great store by his fabulous memory, fails to recognize a couple of teenagers travelling with him in a truck on the way to the market. During the journey, Pedro chats and jokes without realizing that the children he once mistreated and abandoned have come to take revenge
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