In a desperate attempt to save her husband's life by accessing the medical treatment that he needs to survive, Sonia embarks on a chase against her corrupt and negligent insurance company and its complicit representatives -- leading her son and herself into a vertiginous spiral of violence. A wounded animal doesn't cry, it bites.
Tom is diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and given psychiatric medication, but a strange accident alerts his mother, Elena, as to their side effects. When she refuses to continue administering him the drugs, Social Services will threaten to take Tom from her.
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.
The apparent peace of the residents in the zone, an enclosed and high security residential neighborhood, becomes severely disrupted by the intrusion of three criminals. Two of them are caught, but the third one remains a fugitive inside the zone. Distrustful of the abounding corruption and ineptness of the authorities the neighbors refuse to notify the police. Instead, they decide to take justice into their own hands and hunt down the thief themselves. Alejandro, a young man who has lived inside the zone all his life, discovers the intruder, Miguel, who is a guy his same age.
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