Markus is in an institution for young sex offenders. He is a shy boy whose face tells wordless stories. There is no physical intimacy to be found, so the inmates wrestle. It is a place where skinlessness quivers in the air. Markus´s only friend inside is the wayward, violent Tobias. Markus´s trial approaches, and then Tobias will find out why Markus has been locked up.