Basia and Marek are a young couple of immigrants in Sweden. One innocent lie triggers an avalanche. The daughter is being placed with a foster family by social services. Daughter's love for her mother is put to the test. both parents must face the power of the modern state. Everyone claims high moral or legal grounds but emotional hell breaks loose. Facing this nightmare, Basia and Marek undertake a dramatic fight to get their daughter back. How far will they go to reclaim their humanity?