The war is over, the tragedy begins: mother with lover murders father returning home. Daughter brings brother to safety. - Day after day, Elektra remembers the murdered father, plans bloody victory celebrations and waits for the moment when her brother, raised to be an avenger, will return. Under one roof with her father's murderers, thirst for blood and vengeance meet the future dreams of the younger sister, who longs for marriage and children, a life of harmony and happiness. A third delusion dominates the mother: “It is not a word, it is not pain, it does not press me, it does not choke me ... and yet, it is so terrible that my soul wishes to be hanged, and every limb I cry out for death. ”A sacrifice should bring redemption.