As intolerance spreads across the nation, in the north religious fanaticism gains new ground and in the south racism spreads. Detective Samuel S finds himself investigating an assault and hate mail cases, that feels boringly trivial. Meanwhile a teacher, Emma L, whom Samuel has briefly met, falls into depression and seeks help from a prominent psychiatrist. When Emma starts receiving hate mail, she gets furious and goes to see the detective and later starts dating with him. Emma becomes obsessed to find out, what secrets lie behind photographs that are hanging on the walls of her psychiatrist’s surgery. Samuel doesn’t take her investigation seriously until it is almost too late.