The Sleeping Voice takes place in the year 1939. Two sisters are the main characters in this film. One sister is politically active and stands up for her rights will the other one does not question the government at all. The sister who is not politically active ends up working in the house of a high ranking government official. Before she knows it, she is running messages from the official's home to her brother in law, who is hiding in the mountains. This story of passion, love, and country will reach into your heart and plant roots.