Colombia 1998, Amparo, a single mother, struggles to free her teenage son after he is drafted by the army and assigned to a war zone. She is thrown into a race against time in a society ruled by men, corruption and violence.


Colombia, Germany, Sweden, Qatar

95 minutes


Cast: Sandra Torres, Diego Tobón 

Director: Simón Mesa Soto

Screenplay: Simón Mesa Soto

Casting: John Bedoya

Photography: Juan G. Sarmiento

Production design: Marcela Gómez

Sound: Carlos Arcila, Ted Krotkiewski

Editing: Ricardo Saraiva


An Ocúltimo, Flare Film and Momento Film production / in association with Evidencia Films / with support from Fondo para el Desarrollo Cinematográfico Proimágenes Colombia, Svenska Filminstitutet, Doha Film Institute, Magin Comunicaciones, Comisión Fílmica de Medellín, Goethe Institut Bogotá


World Premiere: Critics’ Week, Cannes Film Festival

International Sales: The Match Factory