In Mexico, there’s a word for the gangsters who siphon fuel from government pipelines and sell it on the black market: huachicoleros. The job is as dangerous as the slang term is colorful, but 14-year-old Lalo hopes that crime will pay: For a poor farmhand such as himself, it’s as promising a route to fast cash as any—and money, in turn, is the key to winning over his beloved classmate Ana.
Producer: Victor Leycegui, Annick Mahnert, Joshua Sobel | Editor: Sam Baixauli, Sam Baux | Cinematographer: Juan Pablo Ramírez | Screenwriter: Alfredo Mendoza, Edgar Nito
Cast: Leonardo Alonso, Eduardo Banda, Fernando Becerril, Myriam Bravo, Waldo Facco
Additional Countries: USA, UK, Spain