Andres reaches the Mexican border to cross into the United Sates. There Between each attempt, he discovers that Tijuana is a troubled city. As he waits there, Andres is not only confronted with his feelings and what he left behind, but also with those he meets.
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I came close to bailing on Northless, so maddeningly dialogue-free (to me) were the first sequences. While it never develops into anything like what you'd call a talk-y film, once the four principal characters are in place and their relationships develop, the story unfolds with beautiful simplicity. The bookend scenes of Andres in the bar first with Ella, and then with Cata, are particularly remarkable.
pas franchement de coup de foudre: une sombre balade entre mièvrerie et cliché. un bout de Mexique, qu'il lui fait quitter, des gens qu'il lui faut quitter .. et si la vie n'était qu'une succession de départs ?