Alice (Kristanna Loken) is a ghostwriter for a famous author. She is halfway through the work of his new book, but cannot write anymore. A year has passed since she had a terrible accident in Malta where she was staying with her husband Max (Antonio Cupo) in his family villa and was in a coma for two weeks. Since then, she has been suffering from depression and has recurrent and cryptic nightmares. Max persuades her to go back to Malta in the hopes that something will unblock her mind so she can start working again and meet her deadline.