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Carlos is a boy from a working-class district of Málaga. He looses his father in an accident, and his family looks to him to become head of the family.

Carlos does not want to accept this role, so the only thing he can think of to get out of this situation is to lie. Each morning Carlos leaves the house, in his father’s old suit, to go to his imaginary job. In order to get the money which the mother asks for he must add to the lie everyday. The lie grows to such proportions that it becomes like a house of cards and it is just as flimsy.

Carlos, un chico de barrio proletario de Málaga pierde a su padre en un accidente y su familia le exige que se convierta en cabeza de familia.

Carlos no quiere aceptar este papel y la única forma que se le ocurre para esquivar la situación es mentir: cada mañana sale con el antiguo tarje del padre hacia su empleo imaginario. Claro, que para conseguir el dinero que la madre le pide tendrá que alimentar esta farsa día a día. Y la mentira crecerá tan alta pero tan débil como un castillo de naipes.

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