StoryThe year is 1942. The Third Reich is occupying Northern Africa. In Tunisia, Nour and Myriam, two adolescent Muslim and Jewish girls, have been close friends since childhood and live in the same quarters of the old city. Yet these two close friends seem to secretly desire the other's life despite their intimacy and shared aspirations: Nour regrets that she doesn't go to school, and Myriam dreams of passion and envies Nour's recently-arranged engagement to Khaled, her handsome cousin.
With the rising political upheavel slowly drawing two close friends apart as they pick sides in a battle they had never considered before. The catch is that they need each other more the farther that they grow apart.