4th of January 1944. The day of the opening of an important exhibition of his work, the photographer Oskar Benedek disappears without trace. Over 60 years later an investigations reveal the secrets of this strange story.
A Share of the Shadow is a film made of photographs, a bit like La Jetée by Chris Marker or Colloque de chiens by Raoul Ruiz. Almost the whole film will be told through the photographic images made by the hungarian photographer Oskar Benedek who disappeared shortly before the end of WWII.