Film Details

Paraguay / 2017 / 99 min.
Directed by Juan Carlos Maneglia, Tana Schembori
Spanish & Guarani w/ English Subtitles
Genre: Thriller
Feature

Synopsis

Maneglia and Schembori follow-up their critically acclaimed “7 Boxes” (2012) with this fast-paced and confident heist film. Twenty-one-year-old paperboy Manu receives from his ailing grandfather an old book; inside the book he finds a map and a photo of his grandfather and his brother when they were treasure hunters. With the help of two friends, he determines that this particular treasure is buried inside an embassy. His search soon attracts the attention of other parties eager to get their greedy hands on the treasure.

Maneglia y Schembori (“7 cajas”) regresan a la pantalla grande con esta vertiginosa película de atracos. Manu, un repartidor de periódicos de 21 años de edad, recibe de su abuelo enfermo un libro antiguo; dentro del libro, encuentra un mapa y una foto de su abuelo y su hermano cuando eran buscadores de tesoros. Con la ayuda de dos amigos, Manu deduce que este tesoro en particular está enterrado dentro de una embajada. Su búsqueda pronto llama la atención de ciertos individuos que desean hundir sus codiciosas manos dentro del tesoro.