The Pigeon Thieves tells the story of a young boy trying to make his friend’s dream come true with the pigeons he stole. Mahmut is a young man who lives with his elderly father in a district of Yozgat. In the district, which lacks the noise and chaos of big cities, everybody’s only struggle is pigeons. County residents spend their time caring for their pigeons and feeding them. Interested in the beauty and abilities of the pigeons, the people almost start selling them for a car price. The biggest dream of Mahmut, who loves pigeons very much and steals pigeons that he finds beautiful at night with his friends, is to have the best pigeons. One day a pigeon’s escape changes Mahmut’s life unexpectedly. Mahmut finds his pigeon nested on the roof of a house. Thanks to this, Mahmut, who met the 8-year-old son of the house, Ismail, now steals the pigeons to fulfill his new friend’s dreams.