1984, it’s a magical time for Boy, a Maori growing up in the New Zealand. Despite being absent most of Boy’s life, he believes his dad is doing heroic things. When his dad returns, Boy must reconcile the imagined dad with the misfit father he actually has.
Kimi and Melody are twins from a large family. The family runs a chicken farm and the twins deliver eggs to the local Maori community. When Melody dies an accidental death, Kimi finds it hard to let his sister go. He carries on as if she never left.