The owner of the Chinese restaurant left his cage with exotic birds open, after which he himself also disappeared. Jason (12) is determined to find the parrots to buy a mountain bike with the money. Preferably with the help of his best friend, Kevin (15). In this coming-of-age story, Kevin and Jason's years of friendship during the absurd quest are put to the test. Kevin feels his puberty approaching little by little and he doesn't know how to resist it.