by the low moral of his high rank command officers, sends a pleasure
convoy to the combat lines.
Elsa is in charge of this convoy.
The resistance wants to destroy this convoy at all costs.
The convoy is about to enter France, when Elsa sees a former lover
of her, Franz. He is the convoy's interpreter.Happy at first to
renew this dubious relation, Elsa finds out that Franz is no longer
worthy of being a Nazi.Of Alsacian origin, he has lived through
the horrors of the Russian front.
He falls in love
with Liselotte, one of the hostesses on the train who belongs
to a party working with the resistance.