Shortly after the return to democracy in Chile, the memories of a traumatised man who unwillingly participated in human rights abuses as a soldier in the Atacama Desert are stirred up when he sees his sadistic old commanding officer in the street.
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Intimate, at times dreamlike, tale of Pinochet-stained desert military memories told from a noirish, rain-soaked Valparaíso. No heroes here. No reconciliation. No revenge. Just a highly cinematic little gem.