Jean-Claude Brisseau directs this French drama starring Vincent Gasperitsch and Francois Negret. Teenager Bruno (Gasperitsch) moves to a high-rise building along with his hard-working mum. As his mother works long hours to pay for their food and board, Bruno finds comfort and friendship in a streetwise boy called Jean-Roger (Negret). Although a much-needed friend, Jean-Roger is a bad influence on Bruno and soon has him stealing and hurting people. When their teacher sees what is happening she tries to intervene and get the boys back on the right path. Is she too late?