Segundo Paucar, a 14 year old boy wants to become a master story-box maker just like his father to carry on with the family legacy. On his way to a community celebration in the Andes, Segundo accidentally observes his father in a situation that shatters his whole world. Trapped in a chauvinistic environment, Segundo will try to deal in silence with all that is happening to him.
Awards & Press Quotes
“Sensitive, slow-building… always immersive.” – Screen Daily
“★ ★ ★ ½” – The Seattle Times
“A memorable and moving performance from first-timer… [Junior Béjar] Roca. A measured, authentic and compelling turn.” – Screen Daily
“Peruvian filmmaker Álvaro Delgado-Aparicio has turned in a heartbreaking masterpiece for his first feature” – Cinema Axis