In a maximum security prison a boxer seeks his freedom and receives advice from the leader of the pavilion, a man who has been imprisoned for 30 years and is the beacon of all those inside. There is also a group of young people who dream of being millionaires and a young man who comes in for killing his stepfather. Their story unfolds in the abyss.
Pedro Speroni is a screenwriter and film director. He was born in Buenos Aires (Argentina) in 1987. He studied Image and Sound Design at the University of Buenos Aires. In 2014 he directed the short film ‘Peregrinación’, which had its international premiere at BAFICI, and in 2019 he was a jury at the Icaro International Film Festival in Guatemala. ‘Rancho’ (2021), which is his first feature film, earned him a grant from Argentina’s Fondo Nacional de las Artes, was selected at the Berlinale Talents, at DocMontevideo and at FIDBA WIP, among others. In 2018, his project ‘Bilbao’ won the INCAA’s Documentary Incubator contest.