Summer 1967: 12-year-old kids, Pawel, Piotr, Szymek, and Elka, meet a fascinating, mysterious Jewish boy. David Weiser opens for them a new world – of miracles and mystique. He is scheming something unusual. However, at the very last moment an accidental explosion occurs. Weiser disappears without a trace and despite investigation neither his body nor his clothes can be found.
The year is 2000: Pawel Heller comes back from Germany to his home town. Pawel still cannot forget Weiser's baffling disappearance. Who was this boy? Was the disappearance just another of his tricks? Or was there something more sinister behind it? The long forgotten past comes back to him with magical force.