There are secrets in the dark and tangled forest – that’s why Pamina’s father won’t let her play there. Pamina is stubborn and desperate for adventure. One day she slips out of the house, following her only friend Popinjay, a curious and colourful little bird. Hidden in the forest she finds an angry dragon. Pamina can escape from its clutches only with the help of a beautiful, mysterious character, the Night Queen, who sends Pamina and Popinjay on a dangerous quest.