The film is about a man who has had an exceptional destinity : in Colombia from the furthermost bounds of the Andes of Amazonia, Manuel Maruluanda Velez is the most wanted man over the whole Southe American continent. The Supreme Leader of the most powerful Communist guerrilla warfare in the world is also the oldest guerilla in the world. His biography can’t be separated from the last fifty years of Colombian history : a gory History which will remain engraved on people mind’s.
Archive films and today’s pictures are mixed with a commentary which aims at telling us the contemporary History of Colombia through the point of view of one of its main protagonist : an illegal armed rebel fighting from the height of its mountains. A human and historical story which reflects andexpresses the life of all the population.