A man struggles to come to grips with his destiny as a middle class, ordinary citizen of the Soviet Union. At the same time a woman in a nearby town who has been a lesbian for 15 years realizes she is suddenly attracted to men. As the two struggle with their personal revelations, a love story unfolds between them and blooms in a beautifully poignant way.
Three young men venture out into the world with no ambitions or goals. They have ultimately nothing besides each other. As they each grow into adults and find themselves and begin pursuing their newly developed dreams, the darker side of human nature is revealed in a darkly disturbing, yet poignant way.