In Lebanon, an American, an Englishman and an Irishman are abruptly taken from their work, their lives and the ones they love. Chained in a dark, isolated room there seems no escape from the enemies that terrorize them. In an absence of time they each struggle to make sense of their circumstances all the while searching for their freedom. How is the value of a human life measured? And is the answer enough for someone to finally be set free?