Filmmaker Elina Talvensaari gets to know the previous occupant of her new home, an old woman who died alone with no one to remember her. Everything she owned from books to furniture remained in the apartment and was passed on to Elina. What if Elina was to throw everything out? Worried that this would obliterate the old woman, Elina tries to find out who she was. What gives life meaning? And what happens to that meaning after a person’s death?