Ten different voices join together to create a contemporary vision of the Revolution in Mexico. There is not only one interpretation presented of this historic event, but rather a wide range of views about the concept of revolution — its social significance as well as its more intimate, personal meaning. These stories try to offer a plural perspective through varied aesthetic perceptions that enrich our collective imagination.
Lorena Ramírez is a light footed rarámuri woman who likes to run ultra marathons in sandals and traditional dresses. She has become one of the fastest runners in the world. Lorena alternates between the peaceful life in the mountains of Chihuahua surrounded by her family, and the demands of the races in and out of Mexico.
Abel and Marianne discover that their 13-year-old son Joseph has been secretly selling his most prized possessions. They quickly realize that Joseph is not the only one, there are hundreds of children around the world doing the same thing. His mission: finance a mysterious project in Africa to save the planet.
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