1938. Dominic Matel, an aging professor of linguistics, survives a cataclysmic event to find his youth miraculously restored and his intellect highly evolved. When his condition attracts the attention of Nazi scientists he’s forced into hiding. Whilst on the run, he reunites with his lost love, Laura, who may hold the key to completing his research into the origins of language. But soon, Laura’s help begins to put her life in danger and Dominic is forced to choose between completing his life’s work or protecting Laura.