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Costa Rica / Italy

Jurgen Ureña filmmaker

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    Verónica is a transgender woman who works as a prostitute in a small neighborhood of Costa Rican capital.

    When a young thief known as Tato has an accident and breaks an ankle, she takes him to her house trying to give him a better life, but also facing with the painful side of motherhood.

    Finally Verónica realizes that giving a hand to Tato was actually giving it to herself.