A high ranking Vatican priest with a secret past he has tried desperately to forget is contacted by a lover he deserted 15 years ago along with the child they had together. She needs his help. Their daughter has disappeared under mysterious circumstances and with a series of unsolved murders in the area, the mother fears the worst. Despite his own misgivings, the priest heads to the outback Australian mission where his daughter was last seen alive. Guided by an Aboriginal tribesman who believes he can track the girl down, the priest embarks on a bizarre and revealing journey: one that will threaten his faith, throw doubt on his future and ultimately change his life forever.