Polín is a boy submerged in loneliness and incomprehension. Trying to change his life he will run away from the institution he is in and will have to face society's violence and indifference.
Winner FIPRESCI Prize, Special Prize of the Jury, and Time of Cinema Prize, at Mar del Plata Film Festival, 1965
Best Film of the National Institute of Cinematography, Argentina, 1965.
Special Mention at Acapulco Festivals, Mexico, 1965.
Ciudad de Roma Award, 1966: Best Film.