Rosie, a Leicester teenager, becomes convinced that Max, a Cameroonian ex-journalist is the father she has been searching for.
Rosie's mother Debs has always been vague about the identity of her father but when Rosie discovers an old photograph, her longing to find him intensifies.
Elsewhere in Leicester, Max, a Cameroonian ex-journalist is yearning for a daughter he was once forced to leave behind.
When a fight erupts between Rosie and her school friend Mina in the market one day, Max intervenes and Rosie is convinced that his face fits.
One thing is certain: her life will never be the same again.