The story of the conflict between one of the poles of feudalism and his oppression to peasants by burning their crops and lands until they're unable to pay their debts. When Bahia's father confronts him, the feudal lord tries to rape her, but Yassin stands up to him.
A man from Upper Egypt (Mohamed Ramadan) leaves his hometown and goes to Cairo. He manages to get a job as a security guard at a hotel. When he accidentally finds out a guest is going to get killed he tries to stop it.