Directed by Leopoldo Torre Nilsson
This riveting film by
Leopoldo Torre Nilsson deals with the life of Martin Fierro. Drafted into military
service, he is assigned to work for the commander. When he returns home, his wife and
family are gone. As he descends into depression, he kills a black man during a drunken
fight, and is forced to flee. Together with his friend Cruz, he lives in an Indian
encampment in relative safety. Spanish with English subtitles.