It’s the end of World War Two and the German armies have issued an unconditional surrender following Hitler’s death. On the eastern front many soldiers are fleeing west away from the fearsome Russian army. Among these officers, a mechanic named Hansu happens upon a young girl and her infirm grandmother who are unable to escape from the soviet military. In a bid to help them Hansu and his companion decide to fix up a broken-down tank and get the two women to safety. But when the find themselves surrounded by Russian soldiers, will they be able to make the break for freedom they’d hoped for?