Synopsis Vahe is a disaffected small time hustler trying to find his way. When his lover, Lu Ann, walks out on him, it seems that everything has gone sour at once. However, things begin to chance after Vahe befriends Yuen, Lu Ann's headstrong illegal immigrant brother. When Yuen refuses to pay extra tribute to the gang that smuggled him into the country, Vahe tries to mediate. But as Yuen becomes more defiant and the reaction of the smugglers more violent, Vahe is forced to choose between his new friend and old ones he grew up with.