70-year-old Axun doesn’t get along with her husband, her daughter, or her friends. She lives out her monotonous days on a farm, until the day she comes across Maite again, someone she hasn’t seen for fifty years…
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Jon Garaño and José Mari Goenaga succeeded in bringing up the complex subjects of homosexuality and ageing in a warm and accessible narrative.
It’s also a story about second chances and the weight of social and self-imposed conventions and beliefs; the weight of life, after all.