Filmmaker Rogier Timmermans goes on a search for the true reason why his aunt Petra disappeared from his life.
He visits her with artist Anton Heyboer, who leads a hermit lifestyle along with four other women. Petra appears to have a very special relationship with the artist, which is not easy to film.
Timmermans encounters resistance during his search for the reasons of his family’s past. Yet he still discovers a striking relevation through old recordings and her aunt’s diaries.