On board a sleeper train crossing Tanzania, the stories of three passengers unfold. Rukia is an entrepreneurial woman, on her way to begin a new life. Isaya is an old Masai man heading back to the bush with his grandson. Peter, a powerful preacher, makes money by letting his poor followers pay for his services. This microcosm offers an intimate glimpse into a precarious East African society, as each character moves towards an uncertain future.