Michael has everything under control: a successful military career, a beautiful wife (Connie Nielsen) & 2 daughters. His younger brother Jannik is a drifter, living on the edge of the law. When Michael is sent to Afghanistan on a UN mission the balance between the 2 brothers changes forever. Michael is missing in action, & Sarah is comforted by Jannik. It soon becomes clear that their feelings have developed beyond mutual sympathy. When Michael comes home, traumatized by being held prisoner in the mountains of Afghanistan, nothing is the ever the same for all.