The desert cowboys of “Cuates de Australia” face death every year, avoiding the drought that threatens the ranch. While the community is forced into an exodus, the Ejido is abandoned and eventually the desert animals take over the place. They wait for the first drops of rain in order to return.

Director: Everardo González
Production: Cienega Docs SA DE CV in co-production with FOPROCINE

Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias 2012 (Premio Especial del Jurado in Documentary Competition)
Guadalajara IFF 2012 (Award for Best Mexican Documentary)
Los Angeles FF 2012 (Documentary Award)
Lima IFF 2012 (Award for Best Documentary)
Taiwan IDF 2012 (Special Mention)
Valladolid IFF 2012 (Second Prize in the “Time of History ” section)

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