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A gay hustler (Karl Geary) and a young woman (Eva Birthistle) journey from Dublin to Algeria in search of a kidnapped priest—the woman’s brother and the man’s former lover. Their quest becomes an emotional and spiritual odyssey and leads them to a sexy, mysterious thief (charismatic George Jackos), who promises to guide them across the desert but instead leads them into mortal danger. This haunting, harrowing thriller, directed by Alan Gilsenann from a screenplay by Paul Freaney, turns the Sahara into a bleakly beautiful background for a twisting plot punctuated by shocking outbursts of violence.