Huda, Rian, and Syahid, are teenagers living at the same religious boarding school in a small town in Central Java. All three have different aspirations for when they graduate in a month’s time. On an old wall behind the religious school, they scribble their hopes. Then Huda goes to find his mother in Jakarta, where he meets Dona Satelit, a sexy dangdut singer and romance grows between them. Rian receives a handycam from his mother as a birthday gift. When a traveling fair has an outdoor film screening, Rian becomes more obsessed with his camera. Syahid comes from a poor family. The social and psychological situation made him join the hardline Muslim group outside of the boarding school. When his parents' rice field was being bought by force by a famous company owned by an American to be converted into a factory Syahid plans to be a suicide bomber.