This is the story of three children that live in the city of Poptun, a lost and pretty village in Guatemala. Their innocent lives pass by as they offer shoe shine services. Dirty fingers receiving few coins are later used to take whatever food they are able to buy into their mouths. Upon returning back home, they are normally beaten by their alcoholic parents. Despite their daunting circumstances however, the boys’ spirit and mischievous nature is not stifled and shines through in this film.