A young love in Norway ends in a murder when Stiva kills his sixteen year old girlfriend Ingrid-Elisabeth out of jealousy. Her father Erik can't stand the fact that Stiva is already, after only a few years in prison, allowed to return to his hometown on leave. Erik is scared that he may run into Stiva.
When Erik and Stiva encounter each other indirectly via video recordings, it seems they may be cautiously approaching each other. But will they ever have the chance to meet in person?