Country: Colombia, France
Runtime: 82 mins.
Carlos lives in a youth shelter in the center of Bogotá. As he leaves the shelter for the holidays, Carlos is confronted with the brutality of his neighborhood, ruled by the law of the strongest, the alpha male. He must prove he can be one of them while, deep inside, these expressions of masculinity clash with the decisions he must make in order to survive.
He has an MA in Film, Images and Experimentation from the University Paris III Sorbonne Nouvelle. He has written and directed the shorts Tras la montaña (Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival, Curtas Cinema, Panorama Colombia), Mala maña (Bogotá Short Film Festival), Golpe y censura and Los mártires. He currently lives in France and Colombia.
Cast Dylan Felipe Ramírez Espitia, Jonathan Steven Rodríguez, Juanita Carrillo Ortiz, Enrique Valencia Garzón, Camilio Riaño
Cinematography: Sofía Oggioni
Production: Manuel Ruiz Montealegre
Screenplay: Fabian Hernández
Sound: Isabel Torres
Art Direction: Juan David Bernal