Néstor y Gabriel, dos chicos de Palenque de San Basilio, primer pueblo libre de América, investigan sobre la vida de su héroe libertario Benkos Biohó. Los ancianos del pueblo cuentan que su espíritu nunca muere, se reencarna en cada generación. La música, el boxeo y su lengua ancestral hacen parte de este entorno en el que los chicos quieren hacer realidad el sueño de Benkos: volver al África.
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Nestor and Gabriel, two boys from Palenque, the first free town in America, inquire about the life of their hero Benkos. The old men told them that his spirit never dies; it is reborn in every generation. In the midst of music, boxing, and their ancestral tongue, the guys undertake Benko’s dream: to go back to Africa.

A film by Diana Kuellar.
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