In ambitious interlinked stories set in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, and on a U.S.
college campus, promising debut filmmaker Rodrigo Bellott follows several young
people discovering their sexuality in what's often a depressingly macho, violent
world. A sweet teen girl (Aponte) is practically talked into early sexual
activity by her bullying, repressive father; an innocent lad from Colombia
(Urbina) is forced to visit a prostitute by his swaggering new friends; a gay
American jock (Guida) tries to hide his homosexuality from his violent varsity