In the last moments of World War II, a young German soldier fighting for survival finds a Nazi captain's uniform. Impersonating an officer, the man quickly takes on the monstrous identity of the perpetrators he is trying to escape from.
Summer 1918. Two young women, Luise and Elsa live alone on a secluded farm in Alsace, part of today's France. As young German deserter Hermann comes along, a new relationship forms between the three, filled with love, competition and hate.