In 1936, Rafaël, 16, son of a Spanish nobleman, joins one of Franco's units on his father's orders. In this terrifying world, ruled by the cynical Colonel Masaguale who commands him to execute prisoners, his life soon becomes a nighmare...
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"(...) Fascism in all its glory. Almost seductive. Jean-Louis Trintignant lends his features, voice and venomous talent to the character of a warmongering colonel, similar to Mladic, the Serb, but only more sophisticated. Trintignant the master who, twenty years on, returns to the fascinating ambiguity of Bertolucci's "The Conformist". He is the true fiesta of the film."
(Guy Bedos - L'Express)