Owl and the Sparrow is a dramatic movie about a young girl who runs away to the city of Saigon. A young girl works for her uncle. One day she runs away and keeps running until she makes it to Saigon. Once there she must survive in the city so she sells flowers. In the course of selling flowers she meets many people. She finds two people she feels should be together and is determined to find a way to help them meet each other. While she is in Saigon her uncle searches for her. She must introduce the two strangers before her uncle finds her.