A run-down construction machine factory in Mexico City: MaquinariaPanamericana. The employees are happily winding down for the weekend, until a shocking event breaks their routine: their beloved boss is found dead. This discovery leads to further ones: the company is bankrupt, the workforces have no prospects of employment elsewhere and no hope for any retirement funds. In a state of confusion, fear and grief they decide to hide his death and lock themselves in their dusty workplace to play out an improbable solution.
Producers Joaquín Del Paso, Susan Bernal
Production Company Amondo Films, Black Maria
Co-Production Mantarraya, Instituo, Mexicano de cinematografia, Estudios Churubusco, Terminal Films, Santiago de la Paz Nicolau, The Polish National Film School in Lodz
Most important cast Javier Zaragoza / Ramiro Orozco / Irene Ramirez / Edmundo Mosqueira / Delfino López / Cecilia Garcia / Cesar Panini / Javier Camacho / Israel Ruiz / Regina DuPacci