Release Date: September 7th, 2001
DVD Release Date: March 26th, 2002
R|1 hr 41 min
The writer Fernando Vallejo returns to Medellin, the city of his childhood, after an absence of over thirty years. Fernando meets Alexis, 16 years old, in a boys' brothel. Alexis comes from the slums. He has been drawn into a world of killing. Love begins to blossom between Fernando and Alexis. But their love has no future ... it is condemned before the fact by the harsh reality around them.
Director: Barbet Schroeder
Production Co: Tornasol Films S.A.
Distributors: Paramount Pictures