Barcelona, 1964. After Isabel Perez's sister Beatriz disappears in Barcelona, Isabel goes to Spain in search of her. Joining forces with an unlikely ally unearths a piece of family history that transforms Isabel's life. Barcelona, 1936. Alicia Perez arrives in Barcelona, her marriage in jeopardy and her young daughter Isabel in tow. Violence brews in Spain, the country on the brink of civil war. When Cubans journey to Spain to join the International Brigades, Alicia is unexpectedly reunited with the man who once held her heart. The past and present collide as a mother and daughter are forced to choose between their family's expectations and following their hearts.