Nian (Dongyu Zhou) is attempting to get into shape for the state Gaokao examination. Her opportunities of getting a spot at college rely on her rating and the continuous bullying of her classmates is not helping much. Bei’s globe is the street, with all its dark edges. A night-time encounter brings the timid schoolgirl together with the street-savvy charlatan, Bei. When Nian’s institution nemesis turns up dead, the new allies come on trial.