When an impoverished town loses its last schoolteacher, dedicated educator Sócrates Garcia is dispatched to fill the position. Faced with a dilapidated classroom, rowdy kids, and corrupt government officials who prefer that the locals stay ignorant, the determined professor finds he'll have lessons to teach to both his pupils and the powers that be. Marga López, Arturo de Córdova, Victor Alcocer also star. 120 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: Spanish Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: Spanish. In Spanish with English subtitles.