1982. Katia Koroleva, future tennis star and pretty girl has to run away from her hometown to Moscow. Her elder sister Ania helps her to find a job in House of Porcelain, where Katia meets imposing general of KGB — Luzhin. Katia has no idea that her sister is cooperating with Luzhin and that Ania’s new mission is American citizen Greg. Luzhin wants to use Greg to build his western career. Just before Brezhnev’s death Luzhin and Semeon Grossman — director of the House of Porcelain, become the key figures in MVD and KGB stand off. Katia finds herself in the very center of the stand off even though her only desire is to be next to her beloved man. Strange Greg’s death, Grossman’s arrest, mystery of her own family, that was harmed during the repression years, make Katia realize that sometimes the most simple dreams are the hardest to achieve.