Daniar (12) lives on a farm in the mountains of Kyrgyzstan. He loves animals - and horses most of all. One day his father presents him with a young wild stallion that he get's to keep if he can tame it. Daniar is overjoyed and takes the challenge but the horse has a bad temper. A dramatic incidence happens where his brother is kicked in the head of Daniar's horse so it has to be put down. Daniar looses his beloved horse and promise himself to teach his new horse harder.