Jorge Preloran filmed a genre of his own, ethno-biographies, for more than twenty years. By focusing on one character and following him or her for a period of time, Preloran achieved profound portraits that express the particular vision of the world of different people. Traces is an ethno-biography, but in this case the character is Preloran himself, and the director a disciple of his. The movie unravels the life of Jorge Preloran, the way he did...
A young boy named Leonardo adopts a bull after saving it during a storm, but their friendship is soon threatened by the legal owners of the animal who claim ownership of it and ship it off to the bullring to face a legendary bullfighter.