Pregnant Hortensia is arrested while trying to help her husband with his underground struggle. Hortensia is sentenced to death, but her execution cannot be scheduled until she has given birth. Her sister Pepita travels from Cordoba to be with Hortensia and to take care of the baby once it is born. Every day, Pepita goes to the prison to make sure she is given Hortensia's child and to prevent the child from being given up for adoption or put into an orphanage.
Released in United States 2013
Released in United States 2013 (World Cinema Now)