Rampant debt and a serious midlife crisis send philosopher Edmund Burke on an expedition through the French Alps. He brings along a servant from his brother’s plantation in the West Indies, a young indigenous woman named Awak. Together they set out to discover the sublime in this 18th-century road movie. Ill-equipped for outdoor life, Burke whines the days away while Awak carries their supplies and makes sure his face is perpetually powdered.
A woman with aspirations to be a novice commits a sin in her early days within the religion. Now she and her son, the fruit of this sin, leave Spain to start a new life. After several years they lead a quiet life in a small town in the south of France. The Mother will try everything to prevent her son from making the same mistake as her given the intervention of the presence of an unwanted woman within her home.
To the East of Mexico City, three people have decided to break the stereotypes set by the society and build a new reality; where love, solidarity and dance are the axes.
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