After the birth of her daughter, the baby is taken from her. The director of the clinic informs Iso that her child is in America. Determined to reclaim her stolen daughter, Iso makes her way north through Mexico, eventually crossing illegally into a United States divided into military zones. Travelling without documentation, and with little money, Iso descends into a world full of danger. In a place of shifting boundaries, Iso must determine who she can trust and how much, aware that she might lose her daughter forever.