This is a romantic drama about a young Palestinian woman. She was raised in America, but finds a reason to return to her home country. When she finds out her grandfather's money has been frozen in an account when he was exiled, this young woman is angry. She believes the money should be hers; it is a legacy from her dead grandfather. She leaves New York and returns to Palestine.
While she is trying to convince the bank to release the funds, she is attracted to a young Palestinian man. She wants to stay, yet his dream is the opposite. He wants to leave the country forever.