Cyra is a girl who suffers from a strange condition caused by a seed that got stuck inside her body and has started to grow. Her grandfather tries to protect her from rejection and discrimination in the town where they live and takes her to a better place.
A teenager has to spend time with his stepmother after his father, who he had gone to visit, is away because of his job. His adolescence and her loneliness lead them to know each other more than they expected.
Stories about love and self-acceptance: an 11-year-old boy struggles to keep his attraction towards a male cousin a secret. Two childhood friends reunite and start a relationship that gets complicated because one is afraid of getting found out. A long-term gay relationship is threatened when a third man comes along. An older man, married with children, is obsessed with a younger man and tries to get the money together to afford the experience.
A young gay couple must break up because one of them can´t accept his homosexuality. The farewell gets to be very complicated when the other one tries to convince him to accept himself as he is and to stay together.
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