Steluța Duță, a 32 year old female boxer, has won the European and World cups many times over. She was abandoned at birth and lived a life of extreme violence and abuse in Ceaușescu’s regime orphanages and on the streets. Steluța life radically changed when started boxing at the age of 20, when she was discovered by her coach and adoptive father, Mr. Voicilași.
While practicing for the 2014 European Boxing Championship, Steluța takes a trip down memory lane and visits her past life. Meeting her family for the first time, seeing old forgotten friends from the orphanage, takes Steluța on a trip round rural Romania, exposing her past dramas. The history of violence and neglect, the hardships and the traumas of her past life, all gain up with her springing to the surface through her very aggressive boxing.
While the media outlets try to gain and exploit her heartbreaking story in the eve of the championships, the training becomes gruesome and the pressure amounts from all sides. Steluța tries to cope and feels determined to win the games in order to fulfill her dream of having her own studio.
Will she win the Championships? Will she manage to have her own home and a family she never had?