Late sixties. A provincial town. Life goes on peacefully until the suicide of Aimer Zapata comes to disturb everything. The new pastor, very intransigent, refusing to give a Catholic burial suicide. The family of the deceased, very religious, challenges the authority of the priest and Aimer buries in the churchyard.
Furious, the pastor stop administering any sacrament while not changing the body site. Unbaptized children, weddings have to be delayed, dying, dying without receiving the last rites …
Pressured by neighbors, the family of the suicide Upping the Ante: will be moving the body if all other relatives of suicide also move their own. Which they are few, although they have remained a secret. But now all those secrets will come out into the open, threatening the coexistence …
Title: El soborno del cielo
Director: Lisandro Duque Naranjo
Writers: Lisandro Duque Naranjo
Stars: Andrés Restrepo, Carlota Llano, Germán Jaramillo, Guillermo García, Jaime Correa, Martha Osorio, Milady Dau, Nicole Quintero, Santiago Londoño, Sara Deray, Wilderman García
Production Co: Coproducción Colombia-México; Gestionarte Cine / Spectrum