Alfonso is an old farmer who has returned home to tend to his son, who is gravely ill. He rediscovers his old house, where the woman who was once his wife still lives, with his daughter-in-law and grandson. The landscape that awaits him resembles a wasteland. Vast sugar cane plantations surround the house, producing perpetual clouds of ash. 17 years after abandoning them, Alfonso tries to fit back in and save his family..
Did You Know?
Director César Acevedo states he planned to make a film about the sugar cane plantations due to him having been born and raised in Cali, Valle del Cauca, a province in Colombia where those plantations are the basis of economy. See more