A prequel to the 1979 classic "The Black Stallion." Set in Northern Africa at the conclusion of World War II, tale follows the adventures of a young girl named Neera, who has been separated from her family in Arabia. Left alone in the desert, a wild stallion comes to her aid (whom she names Shetan). The two form a special bond and the horse helps Neera return home to her grandfather. As their friendship and trust grows, the girl devises a daring plan to race the wild Shetan in the annual horse race, putting everything at stake.