Set in 1950s Ireland, the film focuses on the experiences of Bernadette “Benny” Hogan and her friends as they come of age. After completing high school, the two girls reconnect in Dublin for college. While at university, the girls experience different relationships of varying degress of seriousness. When Benny’s father dies suddenly, she is forced to suspend her university studies to take care of her mother who is devastated by her husband’s passing. This is a good movie for a lazy day at home especially because of the beautiful views of Ireland.