A medical student, Aditi, returns to visit her mother in Calcutta. She has spent most of her childhood at a boarding school and doesnt know much about her parents, particularly her father who died when she was young. Her mother Sarojini, a noted dancer is preparing to receive an important prize. The girl is still obsessed with the loss of her father and as his death anniversary approaches, she becomes increasingly despondent, something her mother fails to notice as she is caught up in the brouhaha surrounding the award. A tragedy catches the mothers attention and finally mother and daughter make their peace.