David is a young, nervous painter´s apprentice who wants to learn everything about painting. His intelligent tutor, Master Messina, invents a way of transporting David back to prehistoric times. They go in search of the origins of art but once there nothing is quite as they had imagined.
Guided by a very special tribe of prehistoric humans they undertake a long journey from the cave of Lascaux to the cave of Altamira, discovering the secrets of cave art and portable art. Along the way they get caught up in fun and exciting adventures.
Master Messina´s knowledge merges with David's imagination and a series of unexpected events. This combination results in an eye-opening journey
where the borders between reality and imagination are blurred while they discover this mysterious and fascinating art.