In a run-down 1960s housing development, Thomas, a 12-year-old boy, becomes obsessed with the broadcast world news. He is encouraged in this escapism by Plagge, a postman who spies on the locals by reading their mail.
After many years, a group of college friends reunites. None of them have seen each other since Dondong, a girl they all secretly liked, disappeared. In the time that has passed, a lot has remained unsaid. Until now.
Hakan and Nihal have been married for many years, but shortly after they find out that Nihal is unable to have children, she disappears. While frantically searching for her, Hakan makes some painful discoveries.