- Genre(s): Drama
- Running Time: 87 minutes
- Cast: Lucia Uribe, Roberto Mares
- Director: Gabriel Mariño
On the last day of high school, a young woman leaves her world behind to begin a secret and mysterious journey of self-discovery. Eighteen-year-old María is a lonely and promiscuous dreamer struggling to make sense of her life in harsh and vibrant Mexico City. She embarks on an epic road trip, from Mexico City's urban chaos to the deserts of Sinaloa and the vast oceans of La Paz. Within these immense and shifting landscapes, María comes of age. In a spectacular and spiritual conclusion, the natural world embraces María with pure poetic force.
BERLINALE FILM FESTIVAL · 2012
WINNER · AUDIENCE & CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARDS
GUADALAJARA FILM FESTIVAL · 2012
[Screen Daily Review]
"Beautifully shot [...] lyrically memorable"
"'marks a confident new director who grasps cinematic storytelling ... a sense of majesty and poetry combined with urban grit"