Two sisters find out how devoted they are to each other and their estranged father after a life of loneliness and abandonment. Set during WWII in France. One fearless sister is committed to Free France, joins the resistance and saves dozens of the allied forces parachutists that were forced to land in France. She builds a network of safe houses and leads over 70 men safely across the Pyrenees into Spain. Her sister finds her own strength and risks her family to save Jewish children at a nearby orphanage.