Noeli (Yanet Mojica) is a beautiful young Dominican girl who has been involved in a love-for-money relationship with Anne (Geraldine Chaplin), an older and wealthy French woman, in the beach resort of Samana for the past few years. On the side, Noeli lives with a boyfriend, a constant source jealous friction with Anne. Even though Anne regularly pays Noeli for her company, they both struggle with the arrangement, especially given the very limited opportunities found in Samana for young women like Noeli.