Three students are brought together by a mysterious helpline on the back of their favorite peanut butter jars. Eva feels she deserves a better life. Bill wishes he had more friends. Esther, however, has darker reasons for being there. The film follows them as they try to figure out what to do next. Is talking enough? Or should they take action and change their lives? Resolving these questions will take them further than they ever dreamed. The Spread is a dark comedy about life, obsession and peanut butter.