The story of Sophie Scholl is a true story of courage and dreams. Sophie is 12 years old when Hitler rises to power in 1933. At the beginning of the war, she already understands the rules: for the opponents there will be only suffering, prison or death. Sophie sees the search for peace as the only possible way forward, and decides to act, even at the cost of her own life. Her story describes a small group of young Germans brave and tragic challenge against nazism.