Ten years after a tidal wave destroys a small-town elementary school with all the children inside, a young man builds a mysterious structure out of the school's remains, setting the town aflame with passions long forgotten.
An unexpected blizzard threatens the Parton family, while at the same time Dolly's father (and his kids) make sacrifices to raise enough money to finally buy his wife the wedding ring he could never afford to give her. Meanwhile, an important person in little Dolly's life begins to see that her amazing voice and musical gift might just be made for something bigger than rural Tennessee.
The film takes place in Toulouse and tells the story of Jean, a 55 year-old policeman who discovers his son, Maxime, and his son's boyfriend hanged in a hotel room. The autopsy shows that he died from an overdose of GHB, just seven minutes after his boyfriend. During an evening organized by Maxime's friends, Jean discovers the club BISOU, where his son used to go. There, he meets Fabien. Trying to know more about what happened, Jean goes to the club several times over and is quickly welcomed by the Bisouers. Fabien becomes attached to him, and Jean starts mixing his mourning with the desire to discover his son's world.
第56届柏林电影节的闭幕影片是1973年上映的西部片《比利小子》(Pat Garrett And Billy The Kid)的特别版。《比利小子》讲述的是在1881年的新墨西哥，一个名叫派特·加勒特(Pat Garrett)的人被被委任为警长，追捕自己从前好友比利小子(Billy the Kid)的故事。比利小子是美国历史上的传奇罪犯，真名为威廉·邦尼(William Bonney)，他年轻时四处流浪，最擅长的就是拔枪射击，据说他从拔枪到射击只要0.3秒。比利小子曾经谋杀了21个人，最后为派特·加勒特所击杀。