A difficult situation gives two distant brothers the opportunity to get to know each other better. Matteo (Riccardo Scamarcio) is a successful young entrepreneur, open-minded, charming and dynamic. His brother Ettore (Valerio Mastandrea) still lives in the small provincial town where they were born and teaches at the local college. He is a cautious and honest man. Both will discover that a very close link brings them closer together.