Ulrich Seidl explores what it means to carry the cross. For Anna Maria, a single cvincvagenară paradise is Jesus. Devote their summer vacation to missionary activities, because Austria to return to the path of virtue. Her daily pilgrimage through Vienna gate, door to door, carrying in his arms a 35 cm high statue of the Virgin Mary. One day, after years of absence, her husband, a Muslim of Egyptian origin paralyzed, returns home, and the life of Anna Maria out of control. Hymns and prayers are now accompanied by strife.