Tijan, a London born young teenage African boy (Edward Kagutuzi) is taken by his mother Teema (Genevieve Nnaji) to visit Gambia for the first time. At a crowded street market called Serekunda, he suddenly becomes seperated from his mother and soon finds himself lost in the African wilderness.
Bewildered and confused, he must find his way back. But to that, he must confront his deepest fears and embark on a journey of self-discovery, led my the enigmatic Mirror Boy (Osita Iheme); where the lines between reality and fanstasy, physical and spiritual become forever blurred.
His arrival at a small village called Makasutu upsets an evil Queen (Fatima Jabbe) who wields her magical powers against his innocent presence.
A mystical and cathartic climax helps Tijan to unravel the mystery of The Mirror Boy and why his life gone from the 13th of June to this inter-twined fate with a man he has never met