The zhamo, a ritualistic meeting between rivals wishing to settle a problem, oftentimes spirals out of control causing grave consequences. MidNight FistFight offers a glimpse into this world of violence, which has become symbiotic with the spirit of the modern Armenian alpha-male. The loss of his mother afflicts Gev like a vicious disease, filling his heart with hatred for the world and fueling his uncontrollable rage. His only comfort remains his loving sister Alina, who has been forced to take on the burden of mothering Gev at the detriment of her own relationship with her long-time lover, Alec. The action centers around the fateful meeting between the two men in Alina’s life, who must reconcile their differences if they are to survive the night.