The world of Salvador, a young naive petty thief, is about to be shaken with the arrival of his cousin Angel, an ex-convict in search of easy money and a hideout. Salvador gets wrapped in his cousin’s twisted dealings in an attempt to escape from his suffocating family environment in a poverty stricken Ecuador.
Dragging along his family and friends, Salvador ends up destroying the few things that made sense in his life. Ratas, Ratones, Rateros tells the story of innocence lost, through an intimate look at delinquency in a Latin American country.
Arrastrando a lo largo de su familia y amigos, Salvador termina destruyendo las pocas cosas que hizo en el sentido de su vida. Ratas, Ratones, Rateros narra la historia de inocencia perdida, a través de una mirada íntima a la delincuencia en un país de América Latina.