West Berlin, early 1980s and the sun is beating down. The neighborhood meets at Gitti's chip shop to drink, chat and celebrate. The clique around Mücke and Jan is also here regularly. But the tense global political situation mixed in with the exuberant summer mood. You don't want to stand still anymore. That's when Jan met Tina while working for Gitti's shop. She, too, wants more from life than just fulfilling the professional expectations of her stuffy parents.