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Political satire dealing with the aftermath of the Cuban financial crisis of the early 1990s. An ageing singer who has earned her fortune abroad returns, but dies in the arms of her lover. The bureaucrat husband of her unhappily married niece has organised a petrol-saving relay scheme for Havana burials and finds that escorting the body is its first test. On the road they encounter a truck driver who, as a student had fallen in love with his lecturer, the niece.

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