A fusion of fiction and documentary, this film weaves together different stories of the inhabitants of Huilopec, a small rural area of Mexico. Teresa suspects that her husband has left her for another woman. Amalio, Nico and Óscar don’t have a father and their mother must take care of them on her own. Clementina, a teenage girl, is pregnant. Gabino, a soldier, returns to his hometown for an undetermined amount of time. The transformation of each character is gradually revealed.
A small tribute to Chantal Akerman, conceived as a series of impossible letters addressed to the great deceased director.
A young actress joins her estranged brother and new boyfriend, also an actor, at her parents’ rustic home in a Mexican mining town. There, the couple deals with culture shock and familial rivalries.
After two years with his adoptive parents in Fort Lauderdale, Matías, an indigenous Mexican child, develops a strange disease and is sent back to his hometown.
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