Summer 1942, a young a communications officer accused of cowardliness is sentenced to death by firing squad. A surprise attack by the Germans delays the execution and the convict and his guard are forced to flee. While attempting to deliver the convict to headquarters a friendship develops between the guard and his captive as the two go through several adventures and battle the Germans.—chriso
Birds heard on the soundtrack include (in approx. order heard): common jay, common quail, black-billed magpie, (probably) great spotted woodpecker, chaffinch, blue tit, common buzzard.