Maria Gamboa - 72 mins
Mateo, collects extortion money on behalf of his uncle and uses his pay to help out his mother. They live by themselves in the poor, violent neighborhoods alongside the Magdalena River valley in Colombia. Mateo agrees to infiltrate a local theatre group in order to uncover its members’ political activities. As he becomes enthralled with the free-flowing creative lifestyle of the troupe, his uncle escalates demands on him to produce incriminating information on the actors. Under pressure, Mateo must make difficult choices.