FIDEL CUENTA EL CHE describes the relationship between Castro and Che - an association that was close and yet fraught with tension. Castro met Che in Mexico during the preparations for the Cuban revolution. Che wanted to put his medical knowledge to good use by helping the revolutionaries. Remembering Che, Castro praises his courageous and decent nature. Both men dreamed of liberating all of Latin America. Towards the end of the film, Castro gives his analysis of how Che Guevara came to be caught and executed by Bolivian soldiers on 8.10.1967.