Guatemala, 2018. The whole country is immersed in the trial of the soldiers who sparked the civil war. Victim statements come one after another. Ernesto is a young anthropologist working for the Forensic Foundation; his job is to identify the missing. One day, while hearing the account of an old woman, he thinks he has found a lead that might guide him to his father, a guerrillero who went missing during the war. Against his mother’s wishes, he flings himself body and soul into the case, looking for truth and resilience.
A complex but unpretentious interrogation of national belonging
– Slant Magazine
Paints a heartbreaking portrait of a mother and her son.
An appealingly dignified, humane story of the repercussions of the civil war in Guatemala
– Screen International
Country of Origin: Belgium / France
Sound Format: 5.1 Sounnd
Running Time: 77 minutes
Rating: Not Rated
In Spanish with English Subtitles