Guatemala. The war ended long ago. Though the people want to forget it, the violence spreads throughout society like cancer. Each day, journalists wait to report on the next murder victim, a social worker helps the relatives of women who have been killed. A war over bananas has taken on a life of its own, the society suffers from the aftermath of the 36-year civil war. Mass graves are found in the mountains, former rebels mourn comrades, and a war criminal has nightmares about what he´s done..