The words “ We are the ones who are born every morning” contain the philosophy of life the alpinist, writer and sculptor Mauro Corona. In an impassioned portrait of the most famous inhabitant of Erto, we can recognise thoughts that are always upto-date. An elusive, solitary man and sensitive artist, Mauro Corona is one of the most acclaimed European sculptors of wood. A writer of great expressive impact, he narrates the stories of his people, his land, his valley and mountains. The film gives an insight of Mauro Corona who, between his study workshop and the mountains, views life with hope, optimism and faith.