Yan (55) is an honest government official. His wife, Rachel (55) is a philosophy professor at a leading university. They have three children who are very different in character.
The oldest, Firman, the weakest, just get divorced and in idle condition. The second, Satria, a young contractor, has big ambitions to grow his business. Satria certainly be the golden boy of the family. And the last is Dian, the youngest, beloved of all family members, has been engaged to Hassan, a member of Parliament who is young, hungry and has a lot of connections to government officials.
Living with this family is the grandmother (Soen), mother of Yan, who maintain, accompany, and be a place to complain of the entire family .
Satria is persuaded by Hasan to ask for a “quota” from his father’s port development projects . While Hassan and his friends in the House of Representatives will set the budget of the project. These efforts succeed: Satria’s company win the tender. While Yan is disturbed by whispers in his office: rumors says that Yan who is known for his :honesty”, is turns out the same as the other officials.
Stress due to rumors around him, Yan decides to resign. Soen does not understand what is going with his son. She also gets stress and then is hospitalized. Soen finally died. Family’s life is changed quickly and become more gloomy and not as warm as before. Money change all: the family’s values begin to collapse and reveal the falsity around them.