On a farm in Mutum, a remote region in the center of Brazil, Thiago, a sensitive 10 year-old, unaware of his myopia, suffers from his mother's sadness and his father's harsh temper. The expulsion from the farm of his affectionate Uncle Terez and the death of his beloved younger brother Felipe lead to Thiago’s loss of innocence. But in losing what is dearest to him, Thiago discovers a new world and a new vision — made possible by a stranger's gift. It is when he leaves Mutum that he finally sees it for the first time... Yes, Mutum is beautiful!