After Ehssan's and Hassan's father dies, the twins decided to leave Kabul and go to Germany taking their mother, younger brother and sister with them. It has been a year. Alpha still has a brother living in the city, their uncle is staying somewhere in the USA. Kaska's family died when a bomb hit their house in Magadishu. Kaska himself had already arrived in Europe then. The four teenagers find a friend and father figure in Australian youth worker Jarrod Wheatley. They are drawn to him sharing their experience being foreign and living in the uncertainty about their future life in Germany.