A year in the life of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
There are periods in history that scar societies and moments in life that transform us as individuals.
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And I started drinking, and then huffing. I was dying. But then I discovered martial arts. And everything came into focus. Just like when you look at me.
The closing credits ends with a mantra from the Upanishads: "Shantih Shantih Shantih." This is also the closing line of the 1922 poem "The Waste Land" by T. S. Eliot. See more
References La hermana Trinquete
Written by Juan Escamilla Sánchez
Performed by Los Baby's
Published by Predisa / Bicycle
Courtesy of Warner Music Mexico, S.A. de C.V. See more