In contemporary Rhodes, a touristy island in the south of Greece, a 13-year-old boy lives with his grandparents. Unable to cope with his aging grandfather who suffers from Alzheimer's, he spends his time on the streets with a friend, trying to sell stray cats to tourists. Soon enough, their innocent play turn serious and the boy is left cheated and alone. Distressed, he decides to prove himself by carrying on, on his own. But his curious play goes out of hand and it leads him to make a mistake that will help him realize the thin line between life and death and the fragile condition of his dying grandfather.