Steve (Endre Hules), a dancer-turned-impresario, returns from Canada to his native Hungary after 20years. He finds that the Communist regime that expelled him is gone, but his brother, Gyula (Zsolt Lazslo), hasn’tchanged. He still works with the same cash-strapped dance company they started together and is married toSteve’s former sweetheart, Mari (Bea Melkvi). The two men’s rivalry is triggered instantly, but Mari challengesthem to revive their last success together, a dance on the ballad “The Maiden Danced to Death”. If Gyula canmake Steve’s exacting standards, Steve will promote a world tour, breathing new life into the sagging careers ofboth brothers.