Assisted by a ward nurse, a group of young men enjoy occasional romantic rendezvous with the willing female inmates o...展开f a mental institution. One young woman encounters difficulties because of this.
Based on real events that shocked the public, and bringing its first ever national film the theme of madness, this touching story alleging negligence of neuropsychiatric institutes. Mercedes Carreras, winner of the prize "Best Actress" at the Festival of Moscow, plays Gabriela, a young girl interned because of his alcoholism. The treatment for his addiction develops favorably, until Gabriella begins to enter into a criminal conspiracy that involves the hospital. Soon becomes clear danger to the fabric of the corrupt institution, and even for herself.
Enrique Carreras (January 6, 1925 - 29 August 1995) was a Peruvian-born Argentine film director, screenwriter and film producer, and was known as one of the most prolific film directors in the history of the Cinema of Argentina.
Born in Lima, Peru, Carreras directed nearly 100 films in his 40 year career between 1951 and 1991. He directed films such as Así es la vida in 1977. He died in Buenos Aires in 1995.