|Sam Shepard||Walter Faber|
|Dieter Kirchlechner||Herbert Hencke|
|August Zirner||Joachim Hencke|
Having recently survived a plane crash, American engineer Walter Faber decides to forgo flying and cross the Atlantic Ocean via ship. Once aboard, Faber falls under the charm of fellow passenger Sabeth, a gorgeous young woman who reminds him of his former love . Faber and Sabeth pursue an intimate affair, and he joins her on a journey across Europe to her home in Greece. However, an incident from Faber's past threatens to tear them apart.