Guido Santrori, a bank employee, becomes a widower when his wife dies after having a car accident in which she was accompanied by a wealthy industrialist. To rest, he decides to take a vacation in a seaside resort in Mar de Plata. There he will meet Elena Ezzquellia, daughter of a rich family with aristocratic pretensions, with whom she will initiate a relationship that will unleash the wrath of her family.
Director: Juan Antonio Bardem.
Stars: Alfredo Alcón, Paloma Valdés, Enrique Fava, Zelmar Gueñol, Lía Casanova, Eduardo Muñoz.
1963 Berlin International Film Festival – Nominated for the Golden Bear.