Routinely, but with dedication, Mare runs her family's modest household, even though a new washing machine is not the only thing that is missing. When one day a young man moves into the house next door, she puts her life to the test.
Mare has never flown, although she lives right next to the airport with her husband and their three teenage kids. She loves her family, cares for them, but sometimes almost feels like a stranger in her own home. Who are these people she lives with? Mare finds herself gazing at the planes overhead, longing for change and the unknown. When one day a young man moves into the house next door, she puts her life to the test.