Matthias und Nelli Staudacher, both in their late thirties, live in the foothills of the Bavarian Alps. The couple couldn't be more different. He loves sustainable architecture while she enjoys the big ceremonial appearances that come with her role as a budding local councillor.
Matthias and Nelli must unravel their fateful connection and let go of each other in order to shape their future without misguided family constraints. In its colourful Bavarian scenario, the drama brings together the worlds of 1860 and today and shows how long the repercussions of a violent crime can affect a family system.