Love, cheating, friendship, mystery – these four notions best describe the contemporary story of the four main characters in their twenties. They are not even 30 years old and they have problems finding work. Merry-‐go-‐round is a four-‐person drama. Two childhood friends, Rafał and Piotr fall in love with Magda. Both are dating her – Piotr officially, and Rafał behind his back. Piotr and Rafał cannot find satisfying jobs. They decide to go to Afghanistan with the contingent of the Polish Armed Forces. Piotr’s tragic death during the mission means dramatic choices for the three characters. It brings back the nightmares of the past, uncovers hidden secrets and unspoken words. The characters have to overcome their weaknesses and face the harsh reality. They are taking their life exams.