They jumped on the road and were crushed under the wheels. As a child, she could see them, illuminated by car headlights, on summer nights. Now, many years later, a strange sense of revenge haunts her nightmares. Paula confesses her phobia of lobsters to a psychologist while instinctively protecting the baby in her womb from a faceless threat.
The 4 horsemen of the apocalypse hold a meeting to analise the estate of humanity and discuss their future strategies. A dying Death calls her mates to convince them the humans should not suffer big tortures, but Famine, Pest and War dream with a humanity caught in helpless world.
Gallego, castella 1909. Miguel, a young teacher, is assigned to a small mountain town on the border between Spain and Portugal: Lobosandaus, an inhospitable village with ancient traditions. He is a man of reason, but he cannot control his desires and, as winter approaches, he feels the darkness take over everything around him while his fascination with the enigmatic Dorinda grows. The strange death of a neighbor of the town frees a free spirit in search of a body that allows him to continue with his existence, which will lead Miguel to question the limits between the world of the living and the dead.
Signe and Thomas have an unhealthy and competitive dating relationship, which takes a perverse turn when Thomas gains some notoriety as a contemporary artist. In response, Signe will invent a new character and desperately try to gain attention and force compassion to regain her status.
Julio is a boy who lives with his parents in a house far from town. His father commits murders hiding his face behind a mask while Carmen, his mother, runs a small grocery store. Ten years later, a group of friends are going to spend a weekend in a rural house in the town, which has become famous for the many disappearances that happened long ago. The group visits the store run by Carmen and Julio the same day he turns 18, producing a first fleeting encounter between them. Carmen has a surprise prepared for her son, a mask like his father's. Julio will have to choose between continuing the family tradition of being a murderer or embracing the love of Úrsula, one of the girls in the group that he has just met.