Filmed in the Ecuadorian Andes. The indigenous people are gradually expelled from their lands through different mechanisms of coercion or direct repression. All in favor of a mining operation. The intervention of foreign missionaries dedicated, among other activities, to the sterilization of indigenous women and to introduce elements that distort
indigenous customs, traditions and cultures to insert them into a type of development that has marginalized them for centuries. Resistance is possible thanks to the unity and firmness of the Andean culture.