Spain, 1977, during the first democratic elections after Franco's death, a candidate of the socialist party travels with two young militants to a small town in the north of Burgos, where they met the mayor of a village with three inhabitants, Mr. Cayo.
Based on the novel by Miguel Delibes.
Warning: This movie may contain strong language. Viewer discretion is advised.
Nominated to a Fotogramas de Plata 1987 : Best Movie Actor (Francisco Rabal)
Nominated to a Goya Award 1987 : Best Original Score (Emilio Arrieta)