Fresh-faced elementary school teacher César is forced to put his big-city dreams on hold when he's assigned to a small school in a remote Andes village. His students trek from near and far to attend his class and, while it takes César some time to adjust to life in the bucolic village, he begins to warm to the charms of his students, the townsfolk and a captivating new coworker. A genuine and heartwarming journey of self-discovery, filmmaker Omar Forero's third feature won five prizes, including Best Peruvian Film, at the 2012 Lima Film Festival. Official Selection, 2013 BAFICI Film Festival.
DIR/SCR Omar Forero; PROD Carolina Denegri. Peru, 2013, color, 75 min, DCP. In Spanish with English subtitles. NOT RATED L
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