The Stillness of Love and Exile tells the story of a beautiful young Mexican woman who journeys through worldly struggles and mystical experiences to find true love and happiness. Lilia is raped at a young age and shamed into a loveless marriage where she remains trapped for six years. Finally gathering the courage to escape, she moves in with her grandfather in Hidalgo. The events that unfold there blend the present and past in a way that is both spiritual and supernatural. Lilia is torn by her love for two men with remarkable similarities. After a bewildering string of coincidences and confusions, Lilia sets off down a tumultuous road of passion to uncover the truth and find peace.