Joel (32) lives with his mother, Luisa, a successful neurosurgeon with whom he has a dysfunctional relationship. Joel experiences a harmony of sorts by hunting with his hawk, Zeus, in the company of his friend Victor, an office worker whose only thing in common with him is falconry. Joel feels a sense of fulfillment spending most of his time in the country with his hawk, until one day, Victor introduces him to Ilse, a secretary whom he falls in love with. Distracted with this new affair leads to the loss of Zeus and Joel’s world is turned upside down, forcing him to confront his present situation.
JOEL (32) LIVES WITH HIS MOTHER, LUISA, A SUCCESSFUL NEUROSURGEON WITH WHOM HE HAS A DYSFUNCTIONAL RELATIONSHIP. JOEL EXPERIENCES A HARMONY OF SORTS BY HUNTING WITH HIS HAWK, ZEUS, IN THE COMPANY OF HIS FRIEND VICTOR, AN OFFICE WORKER WHOSE ONLY THING IN COMMON WITH HIM IS FALCONRY. JOEL FEELS A SENSE OF FULFILLMENT SPENDING MOST OF HIS TIME IN THE COUNTRY WITH HIS HAWK, UNTIL ONE DAY, VICTOR INTRODUCES HIM TO ILSE, A SECRETARY WHOM HE FALLS IN LOVE WITH. DISTRACTED WITH THIS NEW AFFAIR LEADS TO THE LOSS OF ZEUS AND JOEL’S WORLD IS TURNED UPSIDE DOWN, FORCING HIM TO CON- FRONT HIS PRESENT SITUATION.
OFFICIAL SECTION- 14º EDITION, FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE DE MORELIA (FICM), 2016