Russia, in the 90’s. Since she was a little girl, Polina, a very promising ballerina, is trained by Professor Bojinski, a rigourous and demanding ballet teacher. When she is about to enter the prestigious Bolshoi Ballet, she attends a contemporary dance performance which will have a profound impact on her. This is an artistic shock which will question all of her conceptions. Consequently, Polina decides to quit everything in Russia to join a new dance group in Aix-en-Provence and find her true self.