Set in a war-torn fishing village in Somalia, an all Somali refugee cast brings to life this coming of age fable of a Somali boy who is faced with falling into the pirate life or rising above to choose the path of an honest fishing man.
Stuck in a limbo between life and death, Nathan Rijckx, a deceased World War 1 soldier has to collect shadows to regain a second chance at life and love. With two shadows left to collect he discovers something that shakes his world completely.
In the midst of attempting to end his life, Richie gets a call from his estranged sister, asking if he can look after his niece, Sophia, for a few hours. Richie decides to cancel his plans and spends the evening with Sophia. But Sophia has preconceived notions of who Richie is and Richie has to overcome this perception, even though he lacks social graces.