South Korea. Young Poongsan crosses the border between South and North Korea to deliver messages for separated families who leave them in the wall separating the two countries, the so-called demilitarized zone. Poongsan fearlessly takes on the risk. One day, on a secret mission for government agents, he sneaks into North Korea to bring over In-oak, the lover of a North Korean defector. On the way back, they fall for one another. Her lover senses something has occurred between Poongsan and In-oak, Out of jealousy, he hands Poongsan over to the government. While being tortured, Poongsan is offered a chance to go abroad with In-oak in exchange for rescuing a fellow South Korean agent who infiltrated North Korea.


Changwei Gu