1883 A. D., a small village in the very north of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Pretty young woman Dora, strong man Andrej, clever teenager Mišo and a stoic cow Rysuľa undertake a journey to America. Unfortunately they have no money, no plan and no clue. Doomed to fail from the very beginning they manage to overcome all the obstacles that the hostile system throws under their feet. More importantly, despite their differences they learn to trust each other and in the end they become true friends.