In the town of Bor, a deteriorating mining centre in southeast Serbia, lives handsome bar owner King. He is a man of about 40, once a miner and a former boxer with nasty scars. He was once involved with Ruzica, the town beauty and the wife of his boxing coach Animal. When Animal found out about their affair, Ruzica killed him. After seven years in jail Ruzica comes back to Bor. She goes to see King, only to find out that he is involved with another woman: her young daughter Rosa.
The film is about a search for freedom and escape. It is about people who live on the edge of existence and with no future. With dreams that surpass them, because life itself surpasses them.