The Circular Group Company

The Circular Group Company

BETWEEN NIGHT AND DAY. Bernardo Arellano. 2011. Mexico, Spain

Year: 2011

Duration: 75 min.

Countries: Mexico, Spain

Direction: Bernardo Arellano

Cast: Francisco Cruz, Gabino Rodriguez, Carmen Beato, Arcelia Ramírez, Joaquín Cosío

Producer companies: Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica (CCC), Agrupación Caramelo, Nephilim Producciones

Genre: drama, autism, Asperger’s

Synopsis: Francisco, an autistic man, alone and ignored, finds a rat and makes it his pet. The family finds out and throws him out of the house. He goes to live with his sister in a distant village, but is also rejected. He escapes into the forest, the beauty of nature surprises him, but as he falls he realises that it can be inhospitable. An old man saves and heals him. Discover a new way of life in the silent forest.