Under Madrid's scorching summer sun, ordinary couples with real passion and the unquenchable desire to love and be loved, share the same irrepressible urge to investigate their own sexuality through five intertwined stories.
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A teenager who went missing and was presumed dead returns home after eight years to find a family deeply affected by his disappearance. Gradually, doubts arise about whether he really is the missing boy or an impostor.
Nuria is a young girl with a good life, a boyfriend to marry him and a parents who love her, but a problem: she still is married with Jorge. Former CEO, Jorge lives almost in the ruin ... See full summary »
Encarna is a thirtysomething girl of Móstoles (Madrid) trapped in a life without changes, at the side of her lifelong boyfriend and with a job absent of incentives. Stigmatized by the famous Spanish sketch of the "Empanadillas de Móstoles" performed by humorist duet Martes and Trece, broadcast at the 1985's New Years Eve, Encarna looking for a way to escape to a life consumed in the boring and routine. One day, Encarna meets María Dolores, former classmate of the school, who introduces her in the world of pyramid selling, sponsored in the company by the own boss, a woman who claims to be real actress Victoria Abril. Believing that it's the opportunity that she was waiting for, Encarna determines to work as saleswoman with María Dolores, discovering a world of money and luxury where she finally finds the chance to be who really she wanted, until that a series of events lead her to question her new lifestyle and how legal it's...Written by
At the beginning of the movie, set in 1985 New Year's Eve, can be seen to a child Encarna and her mother and aunts watching a TV show. This show is real and it was part of the TV special broadcast by former TVE-1 (actual "La 1", in these times the only TV channel in Spain together TVE-2, actual "La 2"), which was performed by humorist duet Martes y Trece composed by Josema Yuste and Millán Salcedo. The sketch is a parody of a radio show incredibly popular in those years called "Encarna de noche" (Encarna by the night), created and hosted by journalist Encarna Sánchez where she talked with ordinary people who called Encarna to tell their stories and problems looking for a solution. The sketch was an estimated audience about 35,000,000 people, turning in one of the most beloved in all history of the Spain's TV. See more »