The conquest of the Americas by the evil armies of Spain was a bloody and unpleasant episode in the otherwise peaceful history of European encounters with foreigners. The Other Conquest presents the weird and compelling story of some strange goings-on in the wake of the destruction of the Aztec empire. A young scribe named Topiltzin goes on a quest to hide a historical codex, but hes stopped by barbarous Iberians who try to convert him to the worship of their Asian god whose flesh must be eaten in smoke-filled ceremonies. Brr! Its Friar Diegos job to shove the God-flesh down Topiltzins throat, but in the process, theres more than one conversion going on. If youre interested in learning about the strange rituals of the ancient Aztecs and Papists, you may find this film disturbing and informative.