The events of the film "Madbaund Farm" take place in 1946. Only the war has ended and America's economy is in great difficulty, Henry McAllan believes that it is only possible to survive at his farm at this difficult time, so he and his wife Laura and two children migrate from Memphis in the delta of the Mississippi River, where their family farm is located, where Peppy's elderly father still lives, they used to grow cotton and had a good profit in principle.
Next to the Makallans there is a Jackson farm. They are black settlers. Senior McCullan has a racist view, so he does not particularly communicate with neighbors Hap and Florence.
At this time, Jamie's younger brother returns from the war. He was a pilot and is getting used to peaceful life. The son of Jackson, Sergeant Roncellus, also returned safely after the battles. The redistribution of the land constantly leads to quarrels. In this case, the brothers have a kindred dislike, and Peppy wants to destroy the Jacksonians with the help of the local Ku Klux Klan. Roncello is difficult to live in America, because when he served in Europe to the dark-skinned treated much better. A terrible tragedy is coming.