Young brave, ambitious, independent-minded teachers Katya and Vasya, come to a small industrial town and want to change the system of conservative scholastic education and the social situation in difficult regions.
The young teachers discover that nationalism, sexism, and homophobia are typical for their new environment. The teens see school as a prison and are completely indifferent to any new ideas. Katya and Vasya try to speak with them about feminism, human rights, and Russian politics. Is the system ready to welcome such an approach with open arms?